First Grade

Women’s “Firsts” in History:

 

Sally Ride – First U.S. Female Astronaut

https://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/k-4/stories/nasa-knows/who-was-sally-ride-k4.html

 

Mae Jemison – First U.S. African American Female Astronaut

https://kids.kiddle.co/Mae_Jemison

 

Jerrie Mock – First Woman to Fly Solo Around the World

https://kids.kiddle.co/Jerrie_Mock

 

Sandra Day O’Connor – First Female Supreme Court Justice

https://kids.kiddle.co/Sandra_Day_O%27Connor

 

Junko Tabei – First Woman to Climb to the Top of Mt. Everest

https://easyscienceforkids.com/junko-tabei/

 

Hillary Clinton – First Female Candidate for U.S. President

https://kids.kiddle.co/Hillary_Clinton

 

Janet Guthrie – First woman to compete in a NASCAR Winston Cup Race

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Janet_Guthrie

 

Marie Curie – First Woman to win a NobelĀ Prize

https://kids.kiddle.co/Marie_Curie

 

Susan B. Anthony – First Woman to appear on a U.S. Coin

https://www.ducksters.com/biography/susan_b_anthony.php

 

The First Women to join each U.S. Military Service

https://www.military.com/history/womens-history-month/first-women-join-military

 

Kacy Catanzaro – The First Woman to Finish the Ninja Warrior Course

https://www.thelist.com/92431/things-didnt-know-kacy-catanzaro/

 

Aretha Franklin – First Female inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

https://kids.kiddle.co/Aretha_Franklin