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Biographies of Notable People

Biographies of Notable People
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Biographies for kids: Inventors, World Leaders, Women, Civil Rights Pick the person or subject below to view biography or list of biographies: Biographies Historical Biographies OtherFamous PianistsFamous GuitaristsFamous ViolinistsMuhammad AliLouis ArmstrongMichael JacksonHarry HoudiniElvis PresleyBabe RuthMark TwainFor more Biographies Sports Biographies Entertainment Biographies Back to Ducksters Home Page Great Sites for Kids - History Sites 1492: An Ongoing Voyage Who lived in the Americas before 1492? How did contact with the Europeans affect them? What was Columbus really like? Find the answers to questions like these and many more at this Library of Congress site. The 1900 House Did you know that having a bathroom in your house in 1900 was something only the wealthy could afford? America's Story Take a fun and educational look at the stories of America's past, brought to you by the Library of Congress, the largest library in the world. At Home in the Heartland Explore family life in Illinois from 1700 to the present. Collapse - Why do Civilizations Fall? The First Thanksgiving This attractive site from Scholastic lets you "discover pilgrim life as if you were there." Greatest Engineering Achievements of the 20th Century In 1900, life was a constant struggle. 100 years later, the world was a healthier, safer, and more productive place, due to the hard work of engineers and scientists.

Un formulaire de suivi autonome des travaux J’évalue toujours par des commentaires les travaux formatifs des élèves (s’ils ne reçoivent pas de notes, je chiffre cependant leurs compétences sur 5 points pour mon guidage pédagogique). De plus, je reçois souvent les travaux à des rythmes variés (préférant un travail d’entraînement finalement fait à une absence de travail). Mais n’étant pas un garçon très organisé, il m’arrive parfois de perdre le compte de ce qui a été fait par les élèves… Ayant le goût de responsabiliser les élèves, je leur demande donc de tenir eux-mêmes le relevé de l’état de leurs travaux. Voici un exemple du formulaire. Comment permettre aux élèves d’éditer à nouveau leurs réponses pour les modifier ou les compléter ? Deux solutions (au moins) sont possibles : solution « manuelle » : lors du premier usage du formulaire, chaque élève doit garder trace du lien permettant la modification de ses réponses. Voici un exemple du tableur de suivi (visible seulement pour l’enseignant). WordPress: J'aime chargement…

Biographies SweetSearch Biographies offers profiles and outstanding search results for thousands of famous-or infamous-people from many walks of life, professions and countries, spanning many centuries. Our filters help you choose the intriguing people you want to learn more about. Looking for female African American authors, for example? Choose Women from the categories on the left, then select African American and Author as your filters. The names in bold link to profiles on our sister site, findingDulcinea. Please e-mail us at SweetSearch@DulcineaMedia.com with any comments, suggestions or feedback. Sincerely, Mark E. How to Write a Biography At some point in their academic careers, all students will be required to write a biography. People •Biography Online Actors – Famous actors , including Alec Guinness, Katherine Hepburn, Audrey Hepburn and Grace Kelly. Adventurers – Famous adventurers and explorers, including Christopher Colombus, Marco Polo, Roald Amundsen and Neil Armstrong. Artists – A list of the great artists – Leonardo da Vinci, Claude Monet, Vincent Van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, Michelangelo and Rembrandt. Business people – Famous businessmen/women. Including Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Henry Ford and Steve Jobs. Comedians – Some of the great comedians including Charlie Chaplin, Groucho Marx, Peter Sellers, Johnny Carson and John Cleese. Economists – Famous economists from Adam Smith to Milton Friedman and Paul Krugman Entrepreneurs – Famous entrepreneurs who have set up and created successful business, including Henry Ford, Steve Jobs and Bill Gates. Female biographies – A list of famous women from Sappho and Cleopatra to Marilyn Monroe and Angela Merkel. Musicians – Famous musicians from classical music to popular music. Africans British

US History for Kids Here's a great collection of fun and educational poems for kids, about people and events from American history from the first settlers to the moon landing. All the poems on this site are funny, educational, and best of all, free! They make excellent bedtime stories for young children, or fun poems for older children, ideal for reading out in class or assembly. As a parent or teacher you may copy or print out any of these poems on US History for kids and read them to your little ones without having to ask permission. Please, however, do not use them for any commercial purpose (such as magazines, newspapers, or websites) without contacting us first. Poems about US History The Voyage of the MayflowerThe story of the Pilgrims' journey from England to America, on the famous "Mayflower" ship. The Boston Tea PartyWhy did a group of protestors dress as red indians and throw boxes of tea into the sea? The Statue of LibertyHave you ever wondered where the statue came from, who built it, and why?

Pédagogie et technologie : ne pas se tromper de priorité ! On m’a demandé à plusieurs reprises si l’on apprenait mieux avec le numérique. Ma position est assez claire à ce sujet : le numérique ne fait pas mieux apprendre par principe, par contre, il permet de créer des situations d’apprentissages riches, qui elles, permettent de développer des apprentissages en profondeur. Voyons donc quelques éléments de réflexion à ce sujet. 1 – Le syndrome NSD NSD pour No Significant Difference ! En effet, des méta-analyses ont été faites à ce sujet et dans un premier temps, aucune conclusion n’est généralisable : des études montrent que le numérique apporte une plus-value, d’autres montrent que le numérique est contre-productif et d’autres encore n’arrivent pas à conclure sur la pertinence (ou pas) du numérique … 2 – le modèle ICAP (ou CoCAR, dans une traduction libre en français) Une nouvelle méta-analyse menée par Michelene T.H. 3 – Discussion Et vous, qu’en pensez-vous ? WordPress: J'aime chargement…

Biographies for Middle School students Go Back: Virtual Middle School Library Home / Web Sites for Students Menu / Biographies African-Americans Black History Month - You will find biographies, timelines, articles, and puzzles. All this is from InfoPlease. Black History Milestones - There are biographies and information about many events in Black history. Arab-Americans Famous Arab-Americans - This site has a list that you can use to start your research. Artists Asian American Authors Notable Writers - Biographies from InfoPlease. General Biographies Sweet Search Biographies - Biographies of many people. Government and History POTUS : Presidents of the United States - Lots of information here including members of the cabinet, presidential highlights and links to other biographical sites. Hispanics Famous Hispanics - Hispanics from many countries Notable Hispanic Americans A - Z - From InfoPlease. Mathematicians Miscellaneous Film Bug - Biographies of movie stars. Musicians and Composers Science and Technology Sports Women

LessonPlantoanalyzeabiography.pdf Your Guide to Native American Histories and Native American Facts Anash Interactive: A free, no advertising, award-winning website where kids can create comics and build stories, play games and puzzles; watch webisodes and download podcasts, all while learning about the Tlingit People of North America Curtis Library: The North American Indian: Search for historical facts by tribe name First Nations of North America, Central America, and the Caribbean: Links to American Indians web sites, official web sites of Native American Nations of Canada, the United States, Central America, and the Caribbean. Links to native Art, Culture, History, Institutions, Maps, Flags, Education, and News. First People: A website dedicated to all First People of the America's, and Canada. Have Fun with History: Native Americans:Educational Videos about Native Americans How Stuff Works: Native American History: Facts about Native American History including video Native American Facts for Kids: Fact sheets about Native Americans in general and specific Native American tribes

Comment réussir ses présentations orales ? Jean-Paul Laberge de Wikipractice.org nous propose un excellent article pour apprendre à réussir ses présentation orales, de la phase de préparation à la présentation en elle-même. Dans la liste des présentations ci-dessous, laquelle correspond le mieux aux situations que vous affrontez ? 1. En d’autres termes, vous avez à vous adresser à un auditoire pour susciter son intérêt, lui passer un message ou le convaincre. Vous trouverez ci-dessous quelques conseils pour préparer vos discours et présentations. Définissez vos priorités La toute première étape de votre préparation consiste à définir vos priorités. A quel auditoire vous adressez-vous ? Combien de personnes seront présentes ? Pourquoi faites-vous cette présentation ? Quel est le but du discours ? Demandez-leur leurs attentes. Comment allez-vous procéder ? De quelle manière allez-vous aborder votre présentation ? Combien de temps avez-vous ? La quantité d’information et son importance dépendent du temps que vous avez à votre disposition.

List of Top 100 Famous People -Biography Online A list of famous people, chosen mainly from the nineteenth, twentieth or twenty-first centuries. This list includes famous actors, politicians, entrepreneurs, writers, artists and humanitarians. Marilyn Monroe (1926 – 1962) American actress, singer, modelAbraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865) US President during American civil warMother Teresa (1910 – 1997) Macedonian Catholic missionary nunJohn F. More famous people More Famous people Famous historical figures: A list of famous people throughout the ages, which includes people from ancient civilisations to the present. 100 Famous Women: A list of 100 famous women from the arts, sport, literature, acting and politics. Famous People Through History Famous by Nationality Citation: Pettinger, Tejvan. See also: Famous People by Category Famous by religion

Historical Biographies Handouts: Handout 1Print Handout 1 Sample Scripts Princess Diana My name is Princess Diana. Ada Byron, Countess of Lovelace My name is Ada Byron Countess of Lovelace. George Washington My name is George Washington. Florence Nightingale I’m Florence Nightingale. Jane Goodall I was born on April 3, 1934. Elvis I’m Elvis Aaron Presley. I was well known for being a rock star. I gave money to people because I know how it feels growing up without money. I died August 16, 1977. Madam C.J. I, Madam C.J. Mary Cassatt Hello! T.C. I was born in Gosport, Indiana on September 11, 1847. Queen Jadwiga I, Queen Jadwiga, was crowned on 1384 at the age of eleven. Jennie Finch Hello. Jackie Robinson My name is Jackie Robinson. Frida Kahlo Hola! Rosa Parks Some people know me as Rosa Parks. Neil Armstrong Hello! Virginia Apgar Hello! Handout 2Print Handout 2 Suggestions for Wax Museum Biographies Choose a person you will research and write about for our Wax Museum presentation.

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