Use this printable booklet to introduce children to the inspiring story of Katherine Johnson, a barrier-breaking NASA mathematician, while building their vocabulary and boosting reading and writing skills.
Making Comparisons with a Venn Diagram: Bessie Coleman and Mae Jemison
Students read short biographies of pilot Bessie Coleman and astronaut Mae Jemison, each a pioneer in her field. They then practice using a Venn diagram to compare the lives and accomplishments of each woman.
Children learn about the environmental activist and women's rights advocate Wangari Maathai. Students will read a biography about the first African woman to win a Nobel Peace Prize and answer nonfiction comprehension questions about the text.
Take your students on a journey through time with our history worksheets! Whether your next unit explores ancient civilizations like the Vikings and ancient Egypt, the American Revolution, the civil rights movement, or anything in between, our collection of history worksheets has the activity for you. Young learners will love our coloring pages, while older students read biographies, historical accounts, maps, and much more!