We found 157 resources with the keyterm women
"Herstory" in Michigan - Great Women of our Great State
4th - 6th
Students discover the struggles and achievements of women throughout Michigan's history, the changes that have taken place in women's roles, and the difference one person can make. This lesson focuses on the impact women have made on the...
Charlotte Perkins Gilman's "The Yellow Wall-paper" -- The "New Woman"
9th - 12th
Learners examine the roles of women in the nineteenth and early twentieth century. They identify how class and nationality affected a woman's place in society. They also discover women's resistance to change during the time period.
Daughters Come of Age in Women's Fiction
7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Introduce your young readers to fiction written by women authors. For each story, they explore the way these daughters discover and claim their own identities. Individually, class members use the literature to examine their role in their...
Children's Attitudes about Slavery and Women's Abolitionism as Seen through Antislavery Fairs
1st - 5th
Students examine attitudes of children from the North growing up during the time of slavery. Using documents, they discover how abolitionists tried to change people's ideas of using slaves. They explore how women used antislavery fairs...
Writing the History of African American Slave Women
9th - 12th
Students examine experiences by African-American women during the Civil War. Reading letters and autobiographies, they gain insight into how they dealt with slavery and losing their children. They create a model in which to evaluate the...
American Women Who Shaped the Civil Rights Movement Explored Through the Literature of Eloise Greenfield
3rd - 5th
Examine the women who contributed to the Civil Rights movement. In groups, children read excerpts of writings from Eloise Greenfield and research the women she mentions using the internet. To end the lesson plan, they create a timeline...