ERIC Number: ED402226
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Myself and Women Heroes in My World. National Women's History Project.
National Women's History Project, Windsor, CA.
This guide presents biographies of the following women: Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, Queen Liliuokalani, Amelia Earhart, Maria Tallchief, and Sonia Manzano. The use of biographies as history provides historical information and role models in a form comprehensible to young students. The personal history booklet that concludes this document serves as a guide to help students understand that they, too, will have a role in history. It basically demonstrates to students that people like themselves can make history. (JAG)
Descriptors: Curriculum Guides, Elementary Education, Females, Social Studies, United States History, Womens History, Womens Studies
Women's History Catalog, National Women's History Project, 7738 Bell Road, Windsor, CA 95492 (#6901, $8.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Women's History Project, Windsor, CA.