An interesting fact about Bill Gates is that while he was still in high school, he was hired by big companies to solve major problems with his computer skills. Read more about this intelligent philanthropist's history with Microsoft and humanitarian efforts.
Hameray Biography Series is a collection of 26 biographies designed to strengthen students' information-gathering skills with nonfiction text features while learning about influential leaders from the past. The informational chapter book series offers easy-to-read biographies at a reading level of grades 2–4, with historical and contemporary personalities that will be of interest to even middle- and high-schoolers. Students will be fascinated to read these hi-lo intervention books about sports heroes, tech geniuses, bold women, and others, from diverse cultural backgrounds.