Theme the theme for the 2013 women's history month essay contest is: “ women inspiring innovation through imagination: celebrating women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics” did you know that the technology that operates your cell phone was designed by a silver screen goddess in the 1940s. Celebrate the success of women during national women's history month march is national women's history month, a time to celebrate the years of hard work to achieve equity goals in the they held a “real woman” essay contest then staged a parade and program in downtown santa rosa, california. Celebrating women's history month optimum community is proud to celebrate women's history month and recognize the rich history of women throughout the tri-state area community coverage. Each year, the national women's history project announces a theme for that year's women's history month you could have your students write an essay based on this year's theme these are just a few ideas you can also introduce the topic of women's history month to your students with the following. Women's history month prompts: students will consider everything from the most influential women they know to their own perceptions about men and women.
Women's history month has been observed since 1987 when a congressional resolution expanded women's history week to a month-long celebration, which quizzes and more women in congress — historical essays about women who have served in congress from the us house of representatives' office of the. The local women's history week activities met with enthusiastic response, and dozens of schools planned special programs for women's history week over one-hundred community women participated by doing special presentations in classrooms throughout the country and an annual “real woman” essay contest drew. Results 1 - 6 of 6 mrs h's place this project is a compilation of several components i used during women's history month in my language arts class it involves, research, creativity, writing, typing, and presenting it teaches students the format an essay should be written in, including using a thesis statement it allows their cre. I censor myself online a lot and not because i don't want people to see my moment-of-weakness-slash-over-sharing, it's because i don't need to be negative in the online space there is enough click bait for the internet to survive without my djs complaining status plus, i feel lucky and my hard work is.
Womens history month header banner collage nationally, women's history week was first celebrated in 1981, and women's history month in 1987 and two new essays by chicago, along with essays by art historian fraces borzello and historian jane gerhard, and a foreword from museum director arnold lehman. Cws, womens studies, women's studies essay contest pdf document slide description women's history month the women's history month program started at cerritos college in 1987 under the direction of maureen may and the college has continued to preserve the legacy this month-long.
Women's history month in the united states grew out of a weeklong celebration of women's contributions to culture, history and society organized by the school district of sonoma, california, in 1978 presentations were given at dozens of schools, hundreds of students participated in a “real woman” essay contest and a. Amador branch wins our march program of the month, with their second annual women's history month essay contest each junior high female contestant wrote an essay on “a woman i admire” and as always, they were impressive first place winners were abbagail neely (far left, with her mom) from ione.