Women's History Minute: Grace Hopper

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Navy WAVE, Rear Admiral, developer of the Mark 1, an early electronic computer. Grace Hopper is the subject of a short Women's History Minute that introduces viewers to this amazing electronics pioneer.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas
  • Use the video as part of a study of coding, of the development of computers, and/or during women's History Month
Classroom Considerations
  • The short video briefly mentions Hopper's accomplishments and would best serve as an introduction during Women's History Month or during a study of the contributions of women to the development of computers
  • This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
Pros
  • Highlights the accomplishments of this rarely recognized woman
Cons
  • None