This emergent reader set on famous women in history a great way to introduce kids to character education and social emotional curriculum and to celebrate Women’s History Month in March and International Women’s Day.
Students can read about 12 different famous women in history in this emergent reader student book that comes in color and black and white as a beginning activity.
They will illustrate the last page to show their favorite kind girl/woman (themselves, mother, aunt, grandmother, teacher, coach, etc.).
These emergent readers use simple language, sight words, and “big” adjectives to describe an essential concept: women are kind AND are also many, many other powerful, wonderful things. (The language in this book is harder than our typical emergent readers but with discussion, students can understand “big” adjectives like: determined, passionate, inspiring, confident, and ambitious.)
This is perfect for Pre-K students, preschool students, TK students, Kindergarten students, first grade students, and 2nd grade students, 3rd grade students, and 4th grade students.
Then you can continue the conversation with the teacher discussion starters during morning meetings or as further writing prompts or as your question of the day.
Students can then connect this social-emotional learning activity with creative writing by writing one or both of the included writing prompts.
This Kind Women in History Emergent Reader Book Set comes with:
- student copy of the emergent reader in color and black and white
- discussion starters to continue the conversation
- 2 creative writing prompts to connect to the topic of being a kind person during writing time.
Famous Women in the Emergent Book** (both from women’s history and from current events):
1. Serena Williams, tennis player
2. Marie Curie, physicist and chemist
3. Malala Yousafzai, activist, author, speaker
4. Helen Keller, activist, author, speaker
5. Anne Frank, author
6. Kamala Harris, first female VP of USA
7. Ruth Bader Ginsberg and Sonia Sotomayor, second and third women on Supreme Court (and first Hispanic Supreme Court Justice)
8. Simone Biles, gymnast and Olympian
9. Jane Goodall, biologist, primatologist
10. Mae Jemison, first African American astronaut in space
11. Georgia O’Keefe, painter
12. Diana Ross, singer and actress
**There are thousands of other incredible women in history that should be celebrated year-round, not just during Women’s History Month and International Day of Women. This is just a sample of some incredible women both past and present our students should know about and celebrate.
Getting Your Resources: Once you purchase, all of your purchases will be in your “My Purchases” page where you can download any of the resources at any time so they don’t need to be saved to your computer. Please consider clicking on “Leave a Review” so you can help other educators decide if this product is right for them.
Questions or Concerns: If you have any questions about my products or how to use them, please reach out…I’m here to help. If you have a problem using the resources, please reach out before you leave feedback. You can email me at email@example.com or use the Q & A Tab found at the bottom of each resource. If there’s a resource that would be helpful, please let me know! I’m here to help!
Want more tips on how to intentionally bring more kindness into your classroom, home, school or community?
Follow me on Teachers Pay Teachers to be the first to know about new products and sales!
Join our newsletter and get our super popular FREEBIE: Trash or Kindness Game and more kindness freebies and tips right to your inbox.
See what we have for you on the Coffee and Carpool: Raising Kind Kids Blog