Women’s History Month
A celebration of women's contributions to history, culture and society
Click on the each woman and read about them to answer the given question!!


Rosa Parks ----How many days did the Montgomery bus boycott last? http://www.grandtimes.com/rosa.html



Sacajawea ----What famous team of explorers did she travel with? http://www.rootsweb.com/~nwa/sacajawea.html

Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony ----What prominent organization was led by these two women? http://lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/ndlpedu/features/women/suffrage.html

Janet Reno and Madeleine Albright----What jobs did these women hold during Bill Clinton's presidency? http://www.wic.org/bio/jreno.htm http://www.state.gov/www/about_state/biography/albright.html

Betsy Ross----Who asked her to make the first American flag? http://www.ushistory.org/betsy/flagtale.html

Harriet Tubman----By what nickname did slaves call her? http://www.civilwarhome.com/tubmanbio.htm

Sally Ride----What sport did this famous astronaut play as a young woman? http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/whos_who_level2/ride.html

Helen Keller----What is the title of her autobiography? http://www.greatwomen.org/women.php?action=viewone&id=91

Ruth Bader Ginsburg----Which president nominated her to the Supreme Court? http://www.supremecourthistory.org/justice/ginsburg.htm

Amelia Earhart----What was Earhart's role on her first transatlantic flight? http://www.ninety-nines.org/earhart.html

Georgia O'Keeffe----Which museum presented the first retrospective exhibit of work by a woman artist? http://www.lkwdpl.org/wihohio/okee-geo.htm

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis----What job did Jackie have before she married John F. Kennedy? http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/firstladies/jk35.html

Hillary Clinton To what official role did President Bill Clinton appoint her? http://www.wic.org/bio/hclinton.htm



Molly Pitcher What heroic acts did she perform during the Battle of Monmouth, in June 1778? http://www.earlyamerica.com/earlyamerica/notable/pitcherm/

Clara Barton Why wasn't she permitted to work with the International Red Cross? http://www.lkwdpl.org/wihohio/bart-cla.htm

Gloria Steinem Which two magazines did she help found? http://www.greatwomen.org/women.php?action=viewone&id=150

Sandra Day O'Connor What "first" did she accomplish in the Arizona Senate? http://www.loc.gov/rr/women/oconnor.html

Eleanor Roosevelt What was the title of the newspaper column she wrote? http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eleanor/peopleevents/pande01.html