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FREE Printable Famous Female Inventors and their Inventions for Kids

Learn about famous scientists for kids along with the inventors and their inventions with this free printable booklet. In this inventors for kids lesson children will read, color, and learn about female inventors such as Connelly, Askins, Nesmith, Cochrane, Mangano, Cox, Donovan, Coston, Anderson, Handler, Wakefield, and Kwolek. Use this free printable worksheets to make a minibook as part of a history for kids lesson perfect for women month in March. Simply print inventions made by women to use with preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th graders too.

Learn about famous scientists for kids along with the inventors and their inventions with this free printable booklet. In this inventors for kids lesson children will read, color, and learn about female inventors such as Connelly, Askins, Nesmith, Cochrane, Mangano, Cox, Donovan, Coston, Anderson, Handler, Wakefield, and Kwolek. Use this free printable worksheets to make a minibook as part of a history for kids lesson perfect for women month in March. Simply print inventions made by women to use with preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th graders too.

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As you prepare your lessons for womens history month, you will love using this free printable female inventors resource to inspire a generation of girls to become scientists and inventors who will make a different in our world! One of the easiest ways to help kids learn and remember is to have them read and study. This famous female inventors reader helps students learn about items that are very popular today including external staircase, improve photos, white out, self-writing mop,  automatic dishwasher, life raft, draining soap dish, signal flairs, Barbie doll, functioning windshield wipers controlled inside the car, chocolate chip cookie, Kevlar, and more! Use this female inventor coloring pages with preschoolers, kindergartners, grade 1, grade 2, grade 3, grade 4, grade 5, and grade 6 students.

Inventors and their inventions

Start by scrolling to the bottom of the post, under the terms of use, and click on the text link that says >> _______ <<. The pdf file will open in a new window for you to save freebie. Now print off one of the two different readers. The pages come in black and white and the pages will need to be cut in half before stapling the book together.

Famous female inventors

Female inventors

These mini books contain one cover page that children can decorate their own. After this, there are multiple pages all about the Female Inventors to add behind this. While reading these books, children will learn about twelve inventors including:

  • Anna Connelly – The first woman to follow an invention patent. She invented the exterior staircase.
  • Barbara Askins – worked for NASA and developed ways to improve faint photos.
  • Bessie Nesmith – invented liquide paper (known as white out)
  • Josephine Cochrane – came up with the first automatic dish washer
  • Joy Mangano – invented many things like a self-wringing mop, clothes it all luggage, shade readers, and more
  • Maria Beasley Cox – invented many things such as foot warmer, roasting pan, and collapsible liferaft.
  • Marion Donovan – came up with over 20 inventions including resusable, water proof diaper cover, soap drainer, circluar flossing devise, and others
  • Martha Coston – invented signal flairs
  • Mary Anderson – first functioning windshield wipers controlled by inside the car
  • Ruth Handler – Barbie doll
  • Ruth Wakefield – chocolate chip cookie
  • Stephanie Kwolek – came up with Kevlar which is 5x stronger than steel and used in bullet proof vests,  tires, space suits, golf clubs, and more!

Inventions made by women

Famous female inventors

These two printable books are completely in blackline which is not only great for printing, but also a fun way for kids to get creative by decorating the images however they desire. Children can use crayons, markers, colored pencils, gel pens, etc. to color in their books.

There are two different books, with one book being a more simple version of the other. This one is aimed at younger children, while the more in-depth one is aimed at older children. Extra pages for children to write on could also be added, after reading books and researching more on this topic.

Female inventors

Inventions made by women

This printable pack comes in black and white only.

Learn about famous scientists for kids along with the inventors and their inventions with this free printable booklet. In this inventors for kids lesson children will read, color, and learn about female inventors such as Connelly, Askins, Nesmith, Cochrane, Mangano, Cox, Donovan, Coston, Anderson, Handler, Wakefield, and Kwolek. Use this free printable worksheets to make a minibook as part of a history for kids lesson perfect for women month in March. Simply print inventions made by women to use with preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th graders too. These Female Inventors Pennants are perfect for helping your children, learning about US history, study about famous inventors for kids. This set allows students to learn about female inventors and their inventions. This free printable set of women in science posters give space for first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th graders to record what they learn and hang them on the wall. Simply print and learn with this resource perfect for women month!  Take your learn about famous scientists for kids to the next level with these free printable science notebooking pages. Simply print, research, and write down the important facts about these scientist names and their inventions. This free scientists for kids printable is perfect to use with kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th graders.  The famous scientists and their inventions included in this set are Albert Einstein, Alexander Fleming, Charles Darwin, Dian Fossey, Galileo Galilei, Isaac Newton, Ivan Pavlov, Louis Pasteur, Nikola Tesla, Robert Oppenheimer, Stephen Hawking,  and  Sally Ride. 

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Learn about famous female scientist inventors and their inventions with this free printable reader to color and learn with kids of all ages. 

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Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of 123 Homeschool 4 Me. As a busy homeschooling mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! She has created over 1 million pages of printables to help teach kids ABCs, science, English grammar, history, math, and so much more! Beth is also the creator of 2 additional sites with even more educational activities and FREE printables - www.kindergartenworksheetsandgames.com and www.preschoolplayandlearn.com

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