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Famous PRESIDENTS
George Washington

Bio 4 Kids
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Meet Amazing Americans

Freedom Heroes
George Washington Photo Tour
John Adams

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Meet Amazing Americans
Freedom Heroes
Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson Photo Tour
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Meet Amazing Americans

Freedom Heroes
Thomas Jefferson: Biography
James Madison

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Meet Amazing Americans
James Monroe

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Meet Amazing Americans
Andrew Jackson

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Meet Amazing Americans
Abraham Lincoln

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Meet Amazing Americans

Abraham Lincoln Photo Tour
Theodore Roosevelt

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Meet Amazing Americans
Franklin D Roosevelt

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
John F Kennedy

Bio 4 Kids
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Ronald Reagan

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
James Polk

Meet Amazing Americans
John Quincy Adams

Meet Amazing Americans
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Meet Amazing Americans
William Henry Harrison

Meet Amazing Americans
John Tyler

Meet Amazing Americans
Barack Obama

Bio 4 Kids
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

EL Civics: Barack Obama
Martin Van Buren

Meet Amazing Americans

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AMERICAN PATRIOTS

Benjamin Franklin

Bio 4 Kids
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Meet Amazing Americans
Francis Scott Key

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Deborah Sampson

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Freedom Hereos
Paul Revere

Bio 4 Kids
Freedom Hero
Betsy Ross

Student Biography
5-Pointed Star in One Snip
(Fun fact about Betsy Ross' creativity!)

Printable/Online Coloring Page
 

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WORLD LEADERS


Constantine
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Alexander the Great
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Winston Churchill
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

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INVENTORS

Alexander Graham Bell

Bio 4 Kids
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Alexander Graham Bell Musuem

The First Telephone Call
Johann Gutenberg

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Cyrus McCormick

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Thomas Alva Edison

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Meet Amazing Americans
Groiler Online Passport
The Wright Brothers

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Discovery Kids: First in Flight
PBS Kids Go!: Wright Flight
Kids Konnect (Lotsa Links!)
VIDEO: First Successful Airplane Flight
Henry Ford

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Sequoyah

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Nikola Tesla

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Isambard Kingdom Brunel

BBC for Kids (Easy Reading)
Milton Hershey

The Hershey Company: About Milton Hershey
Albert Einstein

Bio 4 Kids
What Did Albert Einstein Invent?

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

American Museum of Natural History
 

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EXPLORERS

John Muir

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

John Muir: Brief Biography
Lewis and Clark

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Meriwether Lewis: Biography
William Clark: Biography
Christopher Columbus

BBC for Kids (Easy Reading)
Bio 4 Kids

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Robert Peary

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Matthew Henson

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Matthew A. Henson
Matthew Henson: Arctic Explorer
Legend of the Arctic
Enchanted Learning Explorers
Sir Edmund Hillary

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Kit Carson

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Johnny Chapman
(Johnny Appleseed)

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Neil Armstrong

Mr. Nussbaum
Yahoo! Kids Space

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FAMOUS WOMEN

Amelia Earhart

Bio 4 Kids
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Amelia Earhart: The Movie
Harriet Tubman

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Lifesaver Hero
Clara Barton

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Florence Nightingale

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

BBC for Kids (Easy Reading)
Florence Nightingale Museum (Kids Zone)
Joan of Arc

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Annie Oakley

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Susan B Anthony

Bio 4 Kids
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Freedom Heroes
Elizabeth Keckly

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Helen Keller

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Meet Amazing Americans
Anne Frank

Bio 4 Kids
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Eleanor Roosevelt

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Freedom Heroes
Christa McAuliffe

Bio 4 Kids
Pocahontas

Bio 4 Kids
BBC for Kids (Easy Reading)
Meet Amazing Americans
Cleopatra

Bio 4 Kids
Sacajawea

PBS.org: Sacajawea
Montana Kids: Sacajawea
3rd Grader's Biography
POMP: The True Story of the Baby on the Sacajawea Dollar
Lewis & Clark Journey of Discovery
Rosa Parks

Freedom Heroes
Marie Curie
(Madame Curie)

Photo of Susan Marie Frontczak portraying Marie Curie: http://www.storysmith.org/manya/


Are you curious about Marie Curie?
World Almanac for Kids
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Marie Curie & the Science of Radioactivity
Science Hero

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SCIENTISTS

George Washington Carver

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Meet Amazing Americans
Albert Einstein

Bio 4 Kids
What Did Albert Einstein Invent?

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Marie Curie
(Madame Curie)


Photo of Susan Marie Frontczak portraying Marie Curie: http://www.storysmith.org/manya/


Are you curious about Marie Curie?
World Almanac for Kids
Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Marie Curie & the Science of Radioactivity
Science Hero
Louis Pasteur

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Sir Isaac Newton

Bio 4 Kids

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids

Mr. Nussbaum
Galileo

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Lise Meitner

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
George Stephenson
"Railway Engineer"

BBC for Kids (Easy Reading)
Thomas Alva Edison

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Meet Amazing Americans
Groiler Online Passport

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EDUCATORS

Steve Irwin
"Crocodile Hunter"

Bio 4 Kids
   

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PHYSICIANS (DOCTORS)

Edward Jenner

BBC for Kids (Easy Reading)
Mary Seacole
"Famous Nurse"

BBC for Kids (Easy Reading)
 

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FAMOUS ATHLETES (SPORTS FIGURES)

Michael Phelps

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Wilma Rudolph

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Tiger Woods

bio. (Biography and an interview)
Roberto Clemente
Lou Gehrig

Garden of Praise: Biography for Kids
Babe Ruth

Bio 4 Kids

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FAMOUS AUTHORS
Jules Verne

Bio 4 Kids
J.K. Rowling

Bio 4 Kids
William Shakespeare

Bio 4 Kids
Children's Web Magazine
Samuel Pepys

BBC for Kids (Easy Reading)
   

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OTHER BIOGRAPHY RESOURCES:
Biographies
from Houghton Mifflin Social Studies. Includes information and mini quizzes about: Daniel Boone, Walt Disney, Henry Ford, Benjamin Franklin, Bill Gates, Helen Keller, Maya Lin, Sandra Day O'Connor, Betsy Ross and more!
Garden of Praise
Includes many of the people above!
Bio 4 Kids
Biographies, photo galleries, and even movie clips about famous people that interest kids!
Mr. Nussbaum
Biography links galore, kid-friendly information!
Meet Amazing Americans  

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