Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History

Harrison, B.
This resource presents brief biographies and illustrations of forty American Black women who made notable contributions in a variety of fields. Many of these young women overcame obstacles and barriers to be the first woman of colour in their fields. Suitable for literary circles or book clubs, as a resource for class-created biographies, or to support Black History Month or Women’s History Month. May serve to inspire young students to reflect on their potential in society and their capacity for change.
Arts Education
  • 4-12