Maria Tallchief, Body Biography, Women’s History, Native American Ballerina



Maria Tallchief, Body Biography, Women’s History, Native American Ballerina, is filled with all you need to promote the Osage Indian Woman who lead the way for ballet around the world . Celebrate Women’s History Month with this biography study! This Maria Tallchief 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 and a biography study. This biography study is a collaborative research activity. Learn all there is to know about one of the most influential women in the world, Maria Tallchief.

I adapted the body biography concept to align with informational texts, biography research, nonfiction, and history. My collection of body biography projects are the original. Don’t be fooled by others found on TPT. My collection is the most inclusive. Enjoy!

★ 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.

★ Contest Response Rubric (works with any historical figure body biography from Danielle Knight)

★ Group Project Rubric

★ Reflection Questions

★ Answer key *answers will vary based on your own student’s responses. This particular activity will depend on using inference skills, much of the research for Sacagawea’s life is second-hand.

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

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

★ Includes PRINT AND DIGITAL VERSIONS (Google Slide)

★Classroom Décor

★Bulletin Board


★Showcase Display for Maria Tallchief, Women’s History, Native American history, dance, ballet, library display, hallway display, Reading A-Z Curriculum, science, bulletin board, elementary school, read aloud, middle school ELA, and high school history and high school English.

Directions are clear and explicit. Danielle Knight Copyright 2024.