We found 75 reviewed resources for female leaders
The Contributions of Female ExplorersLesson Planet
4 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Think of a few of the great explorers in world history. Are you thinking of any women? Chances are, probably not, and this will most likely be the case for many of your class members. But in many ways, female explorers may exemplify...
Harriet Tubman: Abolition ActivistLesson Planet
3rd - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Imagine breaking out of prison only to continue to go back in to get others out. Welcome to the life of Harriet Tubman. Scholars research her amazing life and her impact on abolition in the United States. Using primary and secondary...
This Isn't Right: Women Reform LeadersLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The 20th century saw many new possibilities open up to women in America, thanks to many well-known female historical figures — and some women who are not as famous but who are equally accomplished. Learn about the women who contributed...
Self‑Esteem Activity Guide (For Youth Leaders of Young Girls)Lesson Planet
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Did you know that over 70 percent of girls avoid certain activities because they feel bad about their looks? This fantastic resource includes 18 tried and true activities designed to help girls establish positive self-esteem.
The Real Origin of the FranchiseLesson Planet
6 mins 9th - 12th
What do a beauty salon and a McDonald's hamburger have in common? They both began the revolution of the franchise, one of the most successful business models that exists today. Discover how the franchise actually originated with female...
Breaking News English: Kuwait Elects Its First Female PoliticiansLesson Planet
12th - Higher Ed
For this ESL/EFL comprehension lesson, students read or listen to an article entitled, "Kuwait Elects Its First Female Politicians." They discuss the article and complete a variety of comprehension activities such as true or false, fill...
The New Woman: The Turn of the CenturyLesson Planet
7th - 12th
According to this slide show, it all started with ladies riding bikes. The symbol of the woman as an independent and self-moving entity led turn of the century ladies into leaders for female independence. Discussed are women who changed...
Girls’ Success: Mentoring Guide For Life SkillsLesson Planet
5th - 12th
Provide girls with the developmental skills they need with a booklet designed by the non-profit AED Center for Gender Equity. Each section of the mentoring guide includes discussion questions and activities as well as information about...
Women in Texas Politics: Winning the Vote, Three Pioneers, and Serving the PeopleLesson Planet
Fourth graders study women's involvement in Texas politics. In this US history instructional activity, 4th graders discuss woman suffrage, examine three Texas female pioneer legislators by reading biographies, and explore women's issues...
STEM Activities for Middle School StudentsLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Use STEM activities within the class to provide connections to concepts. The resource includes activities that range from working with buoyancy to building rockets and launching them. Other activities involve the engineering design...
Women Immigrants in the Promised LandLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Learners examine the experience of female immigrants as they arrive in the United States. They create a timeline of women's rights in the U.S., write journal entries, conduct Internet research and read online excerpts from "The Promised...
Infusing Equity by Gender into the Classroom: A Handbook of Classroom Practices--See What We've DoneLesson Planet
7th - 9th
Students research a leader or achiever, prepare a poster, and participate in a panel discussion and role play. In this contributions by people of diverse backgrounds lesson, students choose a leader and find three resources about that...