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Inventions & Inventors

Lemelson-MIT Program  http://web.mit.edu/invent/g-main.html This program honors and inspires inventors.  The Invention Dimension section includes Inventor of the Week, the Inventor's Handbook, Games & Trivia, Links & Resources.
The Great Idea Finder  This site aims to "promote the progress of science and useful arts by providing a showcase for innovation."  Search by inventors, inventions, or use the timeline.  http://www.ideafinder.com
Thomas Edison's Inventions (NEH) http://edsitement.neh.gov/lesson-plan/thomas-edisons-inventions-1900s-and-today-new-you
NEH sites offers lessons and resources to build understanding of Edison's influence on the early 1900s.
Invention Guide for Kids www.marcaria.com/trademarks-copyrights-patents-invention-guide-for-kids.asp
Find links for web pages about inventors and inventions, including help for young/student inventors.
(Thanks to Ms. Oak's student for this link)
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office The USPTO web site includes a section for kids with various activities and features.


Updated 18 January 2017