Biographies - Teacher Resources

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We have biographies on famous and historical figures who your students will enjoy studying. With these activities, lessons, and printables, you will learn how you can incorporate the study of famous people in your classroom. These resources are appropriate for a variety of grade levels, from kindergarten through high school.

Printables for Grades K-5
Printables for Grades 6-12
Lesson Plans for Grades K-12
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    Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Biography

    Ellen Johnson Sirleaf became the president of Liberia in January, 2006. The... read more

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    Open students' eyes to the secrets of the world's most repressive totalitar... read more


    Classroom Guide for Marvin Makes Music

    Share the true life story of American composer and conductor Marvin Hamlisc... read more


    Paul Ryan Biography

    Learn more about Paul Ryan, the Wisconsin Congressman who was Mitt Romney's... read more


    Rick Santorum Biography

    Rick Santorum, a former U.S. senator from Pennsylvania, makes headlines as ... read more


    Ron Paul Biography

    Ron Paul, a U.S. Representative from Texas, is a staunch advocate of limite... read more


    Newt Gingrich Biography

    Newt Gingrich, a former U.S. representative and Speaker of the House in the... read more


    Up Close: Ronald Reagan Discussion Guide

    While reading the biography Up Close: Ronald Reagan by James B. Sutherland,... read more


    Up Close: Thurgood Marshall Discussion Guide

    Examine the life and work of Thurgood Marshall—a lawyer and U.S. Supreme Co... read more


    Up Close: Jane Goodall Discussion Guide

    Learn about the life and work of primatologist Jane Goodall with your stude... read more