Madam C.J. Walker, American businesswoman and Philanthropist, Body Biography Project is filled with all you need to promote this American hero. This biography study is a collaborative research activity. This is truly unique, has high-quality vector graphics, and is the most inclusive group project for bringing together a growth mindset, women’s history, black history, and a Madam C.J. Walker biography study. Learn all there is to know about one of the most influential women in the world.

Madam C.J. Walker was “the first Black woman millionaire in America” and made her fortune thanks to her homemade line of hair care products for women of color

I adapted the body biography concept to align with informational texts, biography research, nonfiction, and history.

★ Features an original realistic image- all in line art for your students to add color and design.

★ The poster is 32 inches high by 10 inches wide. It requires 4 pages.

★ Rubric

★ Reflection Questions

★ Answer key *answers will vary based on your own student’s responses.

★ The student handout and planning sheet explains each part of the body biography project.

★ The teacher set up directions, background, tips, and CCSS



★Classroom Décor

★Bulletin Board


★Showcase Display for women’s history, black history, “On Her Own Ground,” novel, “Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker,” novel, and “Self Made,” Netflix film.

Directions are clear and explicit. Danielle Knight Copyright 2021

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