Worksheets and No Prep Teaching Resources
Worksheets and No Prep Teaching Resources
Reading Comprehension Worksheets
Presidents of the United States
Women's History
Ellen Wilson

Presidents of the United States
Presidents of the United States


Ellen Wilson
Print Ellen Wilson Reading Comprehension with Fourth Grade Work

Print Ellen Wilson Reading Comprehension with Fifth Grade Work

Print Ellen Wilson Reading Comprehension with Sixth Grade Work

Print Ellen Wilson Reading Comprehension


A Very Quick Reader

Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grades 4 to 6
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   5.14

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    education, committee, born, fell, birth, however, lived, woman, pass, daughter, died, opinion, degree, important, living, common
     content words:    Ellen Axson, New York City, Woodrow Wilson, Princeton University, New Jersey, White House


Ellen Wilson
By Meg Leonard
  

1     Ellen Axson was born in Georgia in 1860. Ellen's parents believed that education was as important for girls as it was for boys. This was not a common opinion at the time. Ellen studied German and French. She studied art in New York City. Ellen met Woodrow Wilson. They fell deeply in love. However, they had to wait to get married. Woodrow had to finish his graduate degree. After he was done with this degree, he took a job as a professor. Woodrow and Ellen could finally get married. They had three daughters. Woodrow became president of Princeton University and governor of New Jersey. Woodrow and Ellen depended on each other. Ellen always believed a woman could take care of her family and have interests of her own. In 1912, Ellen had a one-woman art show. She sold 25 of her paintings. Woodrow was elected president the same year. As first lady, Ellen visited the slums of Washington, D.C. She was upset by the awful living conditions .....
For the complete story with questions: click here for printable



Weekly Reading Books

          Create Weekly Reading Books

Prepare for an entire week at once!


Feedback on Ellen Wilson
Leave your feedback on Ellen Wilson  (use this link if you found an error in the story)



Presidents of the United States
             Presidents of the United States


Women's History
             Women's History


United States
             United States


    American Government  
 
    Black History and Blacks in U.S. History  
 
    Children in History  
 
    Government Careers  
 
    Hispanic Heritage  
 
    How Can I Help?  
 
 
    Immigration  
 
    National Parks and Monuments  
 
    Native Americans  
 
    Presidents of the United States  
 
    Women's History  
 


United States History
    A Nation Divided
(1840-1861)
 
 
    A New Nation
(1776-1830)
 
 
    After the Civil War
(1865-1870)
 
 
    American Revolution  
 
    Cold War
(1947-1991)
 
 
    Colonial America (1492-1776)  
 
    Lewis and Clark
(1804-1806)
 
 
    Pearl Harbor  
 
    Spanish American War (1898)  
 
    The 1890's  
 
    The 1900's  
 
    The 1910's  
 
    The 1920's  
 
    The 1930's  
 
 
    The 1940's  
 
    The 1950's  
 
    The 1960's  
 
    The 1970's  
 
    The 1980's  
 
    The 1990's  
 
    The 2000's  
 
    The Civil War
(1861-1865)
 
 
    The Great Depression
(1929-1945)
 
 
    The United States Grows
(1865-1900)
 
 
    The War of 1812  
 
    Wild, Wild West  
 
    World War I
(1914-1918)
 
 
    World War II  
 


50 States

             Fifty States Theme Unit


Document Based Activities
      Document Based Activities



Copyright © 2017 edHelper