Elizabeth Blackwell

Elizabeth Blackwell


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Women in Science and Technology: Elizabeth Blackwell gives readers in grades 1-3 a brief biography of the first woman doctor in the United States. This biography presents the struggles Elizabeth Blackwell faced to achieve her goal of practicing medicine. It also describes her other accomplishments, such as starting a clinic for women and establishing a women’s medical school. Discover how this pioneer in medicine and women’s equality changed the world forever.

The biographies in this collection introduce students to influential women in science and technology, from astronauts to medical doctors. Each book includes a glossary, comprehension questions, a time line, and an extention activity.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781731614322
Publisher: Rourke Educational Media
Publication date: 08/11/2019
Series: Women in Science and Technology Series
Pages: 24
Product dimensions: 7.70(w) x 10.10(h) x (d)
Age Range: 6 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

Early Days 4

Struggles and Successes 10

Making a Difference 18

Time Line 21

Glossary 22

Index 23

Text-Dependent Questions 23

Extension Activity 23

About the Author and Illustrator 24

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