This file is packed with information on famous women throughout history.In this file students will have the opportunity to read about 8 important women. Included in this file are 8 short passages on each of the individual women. There is a check for understanding after each person as well. There are also graphic organizers included for the students on each woman, that can be used for further research or another way to show the information that they learned. This bundle can be used as a whole class activity, individual activity or even be broken apart to be used in cooperative learning groups.