Inventors and Inventions

2nd Grade, Research and Inquiry Activities

1. Connect to this

2. There are six categories of inventions. Scroll down to view all six categories.

3. Read the list of inventions and inventors in each category.

4. On a blank sheet of paper, write down each of the six categories as a heading. Then choose one American inventor from each category that invented something you think is very important.

5. Under each heading write the name of the invention, name of inventor and the date it was invented.

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