Thomas Edison to the Rescue!

Thomas Edison to the Rescue!

Illustrated by: Anna DiVito
For Ages: 5 - 7
Level 2: Reading Independently
• More complex stories
• Varied sentence structure
• Paragraphs and short chapters

One day while young Tom Edison hands out sandwiches on the Mt. Clemens railroad platform, he sees the station telegraph operator's son, Jimmy, playing on the track. When a boxcar comes rolling toward Jimmy at top speed, it's Tom to the rescue -- and the deed is rewarded with some telegraph lessons that will change Tom's life forever.
  • Simon Spotlight | 
  • 32 pages | 
  • ISBN 9780689853319 | 
  • January 2003 | 
  • Grades K - 2 | 
  • Lexile 330L
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