Wisconsin Biographies Series

Wisconsin's history is filled with rich and vibrant characters whose contributions to society extend beyond the borders of the state and continue to resonate today. These short animated videos tell their stories, focusing on their impact and awakening students' appetites to learn more. This content was designed around 4th grade academic standards, but is appropriate for use with younger and older students. The Wisconsin Biographies website features additional resources including short text biographies of each individual at three reading levels (print and ebook), an image gallery with historic photos and documents, a trading card interactive and teaching tips.

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