Elizabeth Blackwell, the First Woman Doctor


  • Aug 13 2010 11:29 PM

    Gail Zeigler

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This ReadWriteThink resource focuses on Elizabeth Blackwell, who became the first woman doctor in 1849. A classroom activity is featured in which students explore other famous firsts. Links to related lesson plans and Web resources, along with a list of related texts, are also found here.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: TK/K to 12

    Topics: Health Education, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension