Check out these Wonder Women! Introduce young scientists to some of the most amazing ladies the scientific community has seen through a video from the American Chemical Society's Reactions playlist. With stories from medicine, agriculture, and the Space Program, learners witness how women have played a crucial role in scientific breakthroughs for hundreds of years.
- The resource makes a great addition to Women's History month
- Use the video to launch a research project covering America's female scientists throughout the years
- Provide some images of leprosy patients for those who are unfamiliar with the illness
- The narrator is enthusiastic and conveys each scientist's story in an exciting manner
- Content includes the stories of why each woman's accomplishments went unnoticed, illustrating the struggle female scientists have had in gaining recognition