Famous Americans

B.2.1 I understand that people have influenced one another over time.

Students will be able to:

*Explain the positive changes that arose in our country because of the efforts of individual people, such as: George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks, Susan B. Anthony & Martin Luther King, Jr., Jose Chavez

*Construct a timeline illustrating an influential person’s life

*Examine important people & their contributions

George Washington

(1732-1799)

Abraham Lincoln

(1809-1865)

Susan B. Anthony

(1820-1906)

Harriet Tubman

(1820’s-1913)

Martin Luther King, Jr.

(1929-1968)

Rosa Parks

(1913-2005)