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women who have made a difference.

Celebrate Women’s History Month!

Meet Five Amazing Women for Women's History Month
  Dr. Mae Jemison: First African-American Woman in Space  
Amelia Earhart: The Flight of Amelia Earhart
Rosa Parks: How I fought for Civil Rights
Sally Ride: Challenging the Space Frontier
Melba Pattillo: Integrating Central High

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Women's Suffrage Explore
the history behind women’s fight for the right to vote.

Scholastic News Online Kid
Reporters interview women
in their communities
who are making history.

Student Activities for Women's History Month

  • View slide shows about the civil rights movement
  • Explore an interactive magazine issue about Ruby the Brave

Teacher Resources for Women's History Month

  • Women in History Book List

Suffrage: The Right to Vote
Meet the most famous Underground Railroad conductor with a Harriet Tubman Web quest.
Learn about one woman’s journey during WWII from homemaker to shipbuilder.

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