INFORMATION IS ALL AROUND YOU...
Look in the newspaper or a magazine...
Sometimes there is nothing at first glance, but look
closely...don't forget to check the sports section!
What stories did you find?
Watch your mail...any stamps on your letters? Canadian
women are often featured on Canadian stamps. Check it out at a Postal
Station next time you visit. Ask the postmaster if there are any new
stamps with women on them.
Can you name a Canadian woman you have seen on a
Do you watch television? Do you go to the movies? Do you
know any Canadian television personalities who are women? What about any
Canadian women who are movie stars?
Do you play CD's? rock music....country music...pop
music? Look at the information on the CD package. These package covers
often have information about the performers. If you are lucky there may
even be a poster.
Can you name any Canadian women musicians or singers?
Do you read books? Book jackets have photographs and
stories about the authors. Next time you are at the library check out
the information about the author on the book jackets. Go ahead,,, ask
the librarian. Librarians will be happy to help you find a Canadian
woman author. You may even be surprised!
Can you name a Canadian women author?
The INTERNET can be a fun place to look. Be careful of
the information. Make sure it is a site done by a professional and that
the information is correct.
Can you name a good search term to use?
Can you think of other places to look for information on
Famous Canadian Women?