Women Suffrage Teacher Resources
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Women's Suffrage Movement Across America
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
An engaging resource provides many primary source materials to inform a study of the Women's Suffrage Movement. Suggestions include building a timeline of the fight, using the documents as the basis of a DBQ, and/or using a Venn diagram...
A More Perfect Union: Women's Suffrage and the Constitution
8th - 12th
Students reflect on the pros and cons of Women's Suffrage and it was viewed during the late 1800's. For this history lesson, students will analyze documents on women's suffrage so that they can compare and contrast the rights of women...
Understanding Women’s Suffrage: Tennessee’s Perfect 36
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Tennessee was the pivotal state in ratifying women's suffrage in 1920, with its vote coming down to one man: Harry Burn, a 24-year old state representative who changed his nay to an aye on the advice of his mother. Learn more about...
The Historic Women’s Suffrage March on Washington
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewMarch 3, 1913, thousands of women marched on Washington D.C. to demand the right to vote. Learn about the organizers and leaders of the protest with a short video that details how the protest reignited the fight for voting rights and...
US History Overview 2 - Reconstruction to the Great Depression
14 mins 8th - 11th
Ambitiously spanning American history from 1865 to 1941, this video discusses and clarifies topics such as women's suffrage, the sinking of the Maine, and the development of America as a world empire. Maps and photographs will engage...
Social Movements and Constitutional Change: Women's Suffrage
9th - 11th
The class analyzes a series of documents intended to show the events that lead to women gaining the right to vote. They play a Tic-Tac-Toe style game, make a time line with sequencing cards, and review the 4 steps of social change....
Examining Women's Roles through Primary Sources and Literature
9th - 12th
Students interpret historical evidence presented in primary resources. In this women's history instructional activity, students examine the role of women prior to and following the suffrage movement. Students also read selected pieces of...
How Women Got the Vote: The Story of Carrie Lane Chapman Catt
5th - 12th
Students participate in a simulation and compare and contrast the arguments for and against womens' right to vote. In this civil rights lesson, students simulate disenfranchisement of women by allowing only half of the class to vote on a...
Women's History: Parading Through History
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Want to teach your pupils about debate, effective speech techniques, propaganda, and the women's movement? The first in a sequential series of three, scholars analyze real propaganda images from the the historic women's movement, view a...