These sites provide information about women in sports. Learn about the changing roles of women in American sports history, Title IX, and some of greatest female athletes. Includes a timeline, lesson plan, and photos. There is also information on Mia Hamm, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Billie Jean King, and Martina Navratilova. Includes a link to eThemes Resource on Women’s History Month.
This page lists women who redefined a women's place in sports from 1955 - 1994. Click "Note the Quote" to match famous words of wisdom with the women who spoke them. NOTE: This site has links to external websites.
In this lesson plan student explore how women's involvement in sports has changed over the past 50 years as well as the health benefits of being physically active. Include discussion questions, suggested reading, and vocabulary. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Learn more about Women's History Month (March) and International Women's Day (March 8). There are many biographies of famous women who excelled in a variety of fields. Includes quizzes, crossword puzzles, timelines, and suggested classroom activities. There are links to eThemes Resources on a variety of famous women.