Biographies

Biographies

Biographies 

 

Biography.com - Inventors

http://www.biography.com/people/groups/famous-inventors

 

  

Ducksters Biographies for Kids

http://www.ducksters.com/biography/

Click on Inventors and Scientists

Click on US Presidents (under World Leaders)

 

 

Mr. Nussbaum Biographies

http://mrnussbaum.com/bio2/ 

Scroll down to find Inventors and Innovators

 

 

Internet Public Library Biographies of Presidents

http://www.ipl.org/div/potus/

 

SIRS Discoverer (magazine, newspaper, and encyclopedia articles)

http://www.proquestk12.com/

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  • ·         Click on Biographies on right side of page

 

Encyclopedia Britannica (encyclopedia articles)

http://school.eb.com/levels/middle/browse/biography#page=1

http://school.eb.com/

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Encyclopedia Britannica Black History Biographies

http://kids.britannica.com/blackhistory

Alphabetical List

http://kids.britannica.com/blackhistory/browse?browseId=252286

 

World Book (encyclopedia articles)

http://www.worldbookonline.com/?subacct=36334

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  • ·         World Book Kids – shorter articles - see Important People
  • ·         World Book Student – longer, more in-depth articles - see Biography Center

 

 

Children's Encyclopedia of Women (created by students)

http://www2.lhric.org/pocantico/womenenc/womenenc.htm

  • Short biographies written by kids
  • Information from this source should be verified or checked with another source

 

 

Biography section of Library

  • ·         Includes books and magazines