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.

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    Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Biography

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

    Escape from Camp 14 Teacher's Guide

    Open students' eyes to the secrets of the world's most repressive totalitarian state. In Escape from... read more

    Don't Shoot! I'm the Guitar Man Lesson Plans

    Don't Shoot! I'm the Guitar Man is the story of lifelong musician Buzzy Martin and what he learned a... read more

    Classroom Guide for Marvin Makes Music

    Share the true life story of American composer and conductor Marvin Hamlisch with your students. Thi... read more

    Paul Ryan Biography

    Learn more about Paul Ryan, the Wisconsin Congressman who was Mitt Romney's running mate for the 201... read more

    Rick Santorum Biography

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

    Ron Paul Biography

    Ron Paul, a U.S. Representative from Texas, is a staunch advocate of limited government. He is amon... read more

    Newt Gingrich Biography

    Newt Gingrich, a former U.S. representative and Speaker of the House in the 1990's, returned to the ... read more

    Up Close: Theodore Roosevelt Discussion Guide

    Enrich student's understanding of Teddy Roosevelt's life and career with this discussion guide to a ... read more

    Up Close: Ronald Reagan Discussion Guide

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

    Up Close: Thurgood Marshall Discussion Guide

    Examine the life and work of Thurgood Marshall—a lawyer and U.S. Supreme Court Justice—with your stu... read more

    Up Close: Jane Goodall Discussion Guide

    Learn about the life and work of primatologist Jane Goodall with your students. Use the questions in... read more

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