Famous Women in History Research Project and Display for Bulletin Board

Famous Women in History Research Project and Display for Bulletin Board
Famous Women in History Research Project and Display for Bulletin Board
Famous Women in History Research Project and Display for Bulletin Board
Famous Women in History Research Project and Display for Bulletin Board
Famous Women in History Research Project and Display for Bulletin Board
Famous Women in History Research Project and Display for Bulletin Board
Famous Women in History Research Project and Display for Bulletin Board
Famous Women in History Research Project and Display for Bulletin Board
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(36 MB|71 pages)
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This differentiated project includes five research pages and themed templates for 30 famous women in history. When finished, it makes a beautiful classroom display or bulletin board.

What’s Included:

  • Lesson plans
  • Link to related biographies
  • Lists of women (for student assignments)
  • 3 sheets of research questions (use all or vary to differentiate instruction)
  • Double timeline
  • Works cited sheet
  • 30 contribution pages, each featuring the name and large photo
  • 30 themed lined pages, each featuring the name and small photo
  • Cover sheet

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Featured Women

  • Jane Addams
  • Susan B. Anthony
  • Clara Barton
  • Elizabeth Blackwell
  • Nellie Bly
  • Ruby Bridges
  • Molly Brown
  • Rachel Carson
  • Catherine the Great
  • Cleopatra
  • Marie Curie
  • Amelia Earhart
  • Elizabeth I
  • Ella Fitzgerald
  • Anne Frank
  • Indira Gandhi
  • Jane Goodall
  • Helen Keller
  • Margaret Mead
  • Mother Teresa
  • Florence Nightingale
  • Annie Oakley
  • Rosa Parks
  • Sally Ride
  • Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Wilma Rudolph
  • Sacagawea
  • Maria Tallchief
  • Harriet Tubman
  • Madame C.J. Walker

Collaboration – Students may work independently, as partners, or in small groups.

Research Options

  • You can assign the same number of sheets to every student or vary requirements for differentiation.
  • For the simplest research project, assign only the first page (basic information).
  • To add complexity, also assign the second page (challenges and how the person overcame them).
  • For the most complex assignment, add the third page (how history changed the person’s life, how the person changed history). To better organize this, give students the double timeline as well.

Display Options

  • Ask students to write the person’s major contribution(s) on the page with the large photo. Hang for an instant classroom display.
  • Ask students to write their research results in paragraph form on the lined pages. Hang these next to the contribution sheets.

Objectives

  • Conduct short research projects, drawing on several sources. (CCSS W.4.7, W.5.7, W.6.7)
  • Gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources. (CCSS W.4.8, W.5.8, W.6.8)
  • Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly. (CCSS W.4.2, W.5.2, W.6.2 )

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Gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources; assess the credibility of each source; and quote or paraphrase the data and conclusions of others while avoiding plagiarism and providing basic bibliographic information for sources.
Conduct short research projects to answer a question, drawing on several sources and refocusing the inquiry when appropriate.
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas, concepts, and information through the selection, organization, and analysis of relevant content.
Recall relevant information from experiences or gather relevant information from print and digital sources; summarize or paraphrase information in notes and finished work, and provide a list of sources.
Conduct short research projects that use several sources to build knowledge through investigation of different aspects of a topic.
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71 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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