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Temple Grandin: How The Girl Who Loved Cows Embraced Autism And Changed The World

ISBN-10: 0544339096
ISBN-13: 9780544339095
Author: Montgomery, Sy
Interest Level: 5-9
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Publication Date: October 2014

Copyright: 2012

Page Count: 160


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Interest Level

Grades 5-9

Reading Level

Lexile: 960L
Accelerated Reader Level: 7.0
Accelerated Reader Points: 4.0

BISAC Subjects

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Technology / Inventions

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / General

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Careers

Description
When Temple Grandin was born, her parents knew that she was different. Years later she was diagnosed with autism. While Temple's doctor recommended a hospital, her mother believed in her. Temple went to school instead. Today, Dr. Temple Grandin is a scientist and professor of animal science at Colorado State University. Her world-changing career revolutionized the livestock industry. As an advocate for autism, Temple uses her experience as an example of the unique contributions that autistic people can make.
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