Bibliography
Level 6 Unit 27
Theme: Health: Public Health
 

EASY


Louis Pasteur: Young
Scientist
by Francene Sabin
Pasteur's curiosity as a child led
him to become a pioneer in
microbiology.
Plants That Make You Sniffle
and Sneeze
by Carol Lerner
Discusses plants that can cause hay
fever allergies.
 

AVERAGE


Milk: The Fight for Purity
by James Cross Giblin
A history of the efforts to make
milk safer.
Clara Barton: Founder of the
American Red Cross
by Augusta Stevenson
Focuses on the youth of the Red
Cross founder.
 

CHALLENGING


A Parcel of Patterns
by Jill Paton Walsh
A girl in 17th-century England
recalls a plague epidemic in her
village.
Jonas Salk: Research for a
Healthier World
by Victoria Sherrow
A biography of the developer of
the polio vaccine that saved many
lives.

 

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