Are you looking for a biography that teaches your students about women scientists, STEM, or STEAM? This true story will intrigue your students - Shark Lady The Ture Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist by Jess Keating will challenge your students and entertain them at the same time.
Eugenie Clark saw sharks as fascinating, smart and mysterious creatures. When you are done reading her story, you and your students will too!
From School Library Journal:
The aquatic creatures, drawn with big doe eyes, are depicted as friendly, happy creatures. Back matter includes additional information in a section titled "Shark Bites." A fine way to introduce young children to science
I have created 14 activities for this boo.
Making Connections Pre-Reading
I Wonder (Formulating Questions)
Compare and Contrast (Eugenie and You)
All About Eugenie
Making Connections – Text to Self
Making Connections – Text to Text
Making Connections – Text to World
3-2-1 Writing Activity
Time Line Cut and Paste Activity