These resources contain information about the women’s suffrage movement in the United States. Learn about the Seneca Falls convention, leaders Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and others, and the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution. Find out which state was the first to enfranchise women and who the first female governor was. There are videos, audio clips, primary source documents, quizzes, and more. Included are related eThemes resources on women’s history.
Here is a brief history of women's suffrage in the United States. Follow the links at the bottom to learn more about the Women's Rights Convention in Seneca Falls, Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and other suffragists.
Watch a video with Tim and Moby to learn about Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and the struggle for women's suffrage in the United States. Then test your knowledge with a pop quiz. NOTE: This site is available by subscription only.
Students can learn about the first generation of leaders in the women's rights movement with this lesson plan. Student can learn the identities of people involved in the struggle and what their contributions and accomplishments were.
Listen to or read an interview with women's rights activist Laura Ellsworth Seiler as she recalls campaigning for suffrage as a young woman. You can click the links at the bottom of the page for more oral histories.
These websites are about Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and women's suffrage. Read about how these women were important leaders in the movement that got women the right to vote. There are biographies, quizzes, and activities. Includes a link to an eThemes resource on Women's History Month.
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.