Famous Scientist Wanted Poster
Poster Board – any color
Scientist’s Full Name (first, middle and last)
Pictures of your scientist (2 – 3)
A picture of what your scientist invented or worked on
His /Her birthday – date of death (or age if still living)
What is he/she famous for? Write a paragraph or two describing why your scientist is famous or
“wanted”. What did he/she discover, invent or contribute to society.
Where is your scientist from? Where did he/she do their work?
A quote by your scientist
What school did they attend?
Family information – husband/wife, children, parents, brothers and sisters
What else was going on in history when the scientist was famous?
Did he/she work alone or with other scientist? Who did they work with?
Are there any museums or other places that are named after your scientist?
Overall presentation, neatness and creativity
Spelling, grammar, sentence structure, and accuracy of information
Completeness, all requirements have been met
Completed by due date ___________________________________________
Watson and Crick Louis Leaky Bill Gates
Rosalind Franklin James Joule Robert Hooke
Charles Darwin Lord William Alexander Bell
George Thomas Kelvin Marie Curie
Washington Carver Anton van Jane Goodall
Joseph Priestly Leeuwenhoek Gregor Simon Ohm
Sir Francis Bacon Ernest Rutherford Nikola Tesla
Sir Isaac Newton James Watt Sally Ride
Dmitri Mendeleev JJ Thompson Blasé Pascal
Gregor Mendel Thomas Edison Alessandro Volta
Niels Bohr Anders Celsius
Robert Boyle John Dalton
Stephen Hawking Albert Einstein