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Biographies Theme
Preschool Activities and Crafts

Welcome to biographies theme preschool activities and crafts for preschoolers, kindergarten and early elementary. It is never too soon to present our children with the stories of inspiring legends and biographies of great men and women that have made a contribution to the world at large. The books and online stories selected are recommended for children 4 to 8 years old. You will find crafts, printable activities, coloring pages and related resources.
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paul bunyan and his ox babe online jigsaw puzzle Johnny Appleseed: An American Legend
Video story, apple theme activities and crafts

Amelia Earhart preschool activities

Amelia Earhart
Children's biography picture book video,  alphabet P is for Pilot activities, airplane crafts and coloring pages, Amelia Earhart poster and coloring page, Community Helper | Career: The Pilot Online Activities

paul bunyan and his ox babe online jigsaw puzzle Paul Bunyan: The Giant Lumberjack & his Blue Ox Babe
Video story, coloring pages, online puzzle, ox craft, and more.

christopher columbus biography activities and crafts

Christopher Columbus: Navigator and Explorer
A short online biography and online activity. Consonant digraph Sh is for Ship printable activities.  Columbus Day ship stand-up display craft.  Watercolor ship coloring pages and songs.

Preschool Activity and Crafts:  Biography - Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr.
(Peace Nobel Prize Winner) 

Features:  Book recommendations.  Reading for peace program, activities and crafts.

abraham lincoln honest abe story activities
Abraham Lincoln:  Why Lincoln was called "Honest Abe"

Printable text of the folktale, biography, coloring pages.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Lesson plan 1: Twinkle, Twinkle Litter Star nursery rhyme activities and crafts, learn a little about Mozart,
Lesson plan 2: V is Violin Activities
Famours Nurses Famous Nurses:  Florence Nightingale and Mary Seacole
Community Helpers > The Nurse
Online short presentation about two famous nurses.  Alphabet letter N is for Nurse activities and nurse craft.
beatrix potter and the tales of peter rabbit biography activities Beatrix Potter and The Tales of Peter Rabbit
Visit the Beatrix Potter page for various activities and crafts.
vincent van gogh and his sunflowers activities and crafts
Vincent Van Gogh and his Sunflowers

Visit Van Gogh's Sunflower painting gallery. Sunflower theme printable activities and crafts.
George Washington:  The Cherry Tree Legend
George Washington and The Cherry Tree Legend

Features:  Printable text of the legend, cherries theme activities, and coloring pages
LINKS External educational resources to biographies for children