Math Biography Worksheet

Celebrate the lives of early mathematicians with this cross-curricular research assignment. 

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Provide this resource as a note-taking guide for a research project about early mathematicians
  • Have students use the information they record on this sheet to write biographies about their mathematician
  • Create a list of famous mathematicians with a brief description of each for students to use when choosing the subject of their research
Classroom Considerations

  • Prior to performing this activity, be sure students a familiar the guidelines and procedures for using the Internet for research
  • Visit your school or local public library to gather print resources about famous mathematicians for students to use when completing this assignment
Pros

  • Worksheet supports students with identifying key information about the lives and accomplishments of mathematicians
  • Ample space is provided for young researchers to record the information they find
Cons

  • None