Tuesday 17 Mar, 2015

Do Your Students Know These Women?

From civil wars to civil liberties, U.S. history spans hundreds of years—leaving plenty of dates, names and places for your students to memorize.

We’ve put together three activities for you and your students that are fun, interactive and help start a conversation about fearless females in U.S. history.

Activity 1: Quiz

Give your students this short quiz and then review the correct answers together.

Print Quiz and Answer Key

Activity 2: Homework

Hand out this quick homework assignment and ask your students to complete it.

Print Homework Sheet

Activity 3: Class Share

Have students read their homework assignment aloud. Once the class guesses the correct answer, have your student explain why he/she chose that historic female figure.