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Popular Biography Activities for Social Studies

Stack of books  Introduce your students to the lives of notable individuals in your social studies class with our biography activities and lessons. You can incorporate an in-depth study of the important historical figures you focus on each day, from presidents, suffragists, and civil rights activists to Nobel Prize award-winners. These lesson plans are appropriate for all students, from elementary to high school.

 

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