Topic 1: Looking at the past: Female Role Models in STEM’s history

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Type : Free Text/Group Discussion

Question: After reading the article featuring the thoughts and quotes of prominent women in STEM fields,

  • Choose your top three favorite words/quotes from the ones you read, and use a search engine to explore the life and work of the female scientists who said these words.
  • Present all three quotes in class (if you want, you can also share why you chose them, and what they mean to you) and briefly describe the life & work of one of the scientists.
  • Get a bonus point by looking up what the scientist’s innovation is about (how does it work? What purpose does it serve? etc.) and trying to explain it to the class.