Women’s History Month Biographies : Women's History Six American Women Who Inspire showcases a range of contributions to women's history. In this engaging Common Core connected biography activity pack you get:
A full page of informational text about each figure :
Vera Wang, Fashion Designer
Margaret Chase Smith, Politician
Toni Morrison, Writer
Sonia Sotomayor, Supreme Court Justice
Meryl Streep, Actress
Rachel Carson, Biologist and Writer
Following each informational article is a page of comprehension questions requiring close reading of the text and reflective thought by the student. Answer keys are included for all. Each article stands alone. You have the option to use as many or as few of the articles as suit your purpose and time frame. Further suggestions for additional follow-up activities complete the unit.
Included in this learning-filled package is a link to an audio version of the text. Students can access the audio text on an iPad, Mac or Windows device and follow along as the text is highlighted while they listen.
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