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Women’s History Bio-Texts

Fun! Effective! Timely! Modern! Easy to Use!

Improve comprehension and spelling

while learning about Women's History!

These eight short biographies of high-achieving women

resemble cell phone texts.

The students are provided the complete wording with blanks

for most of the vowels that they then must supply.

This variation of the cloze technique,

accepted by reading authorities as an effective strategy,

requires students to recognize sentence structure and meaning

as a way of improving comprehension.

Spelling practice with vowels is an added feature!

Set 1
A. Fabiola Gianotti--Physicist
B. Maya Lin--Architect
C. Georgia O'Keefe--Artist
D. Sally Ride--Astronaut

Set 2
A. Susan B. Anthony--Suffragette
B. Elizabeth Blackwell--First US Female Doctor
C. Sacajawea--Wilderness Guide
D. Harriet Tubman--Daring Abolitionist

For Grades 3-8

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