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Famous Scientists


This is an ongoing task and is expected to take six sessions for you to complete. 


Choose a famous scientist who has had an impact in an area of science which interests you. 

Research this scientist and prepare a presentation to tell the class about your chosen scientist. 


Information to include:

  • Full name
  • Birth and death (if applicable) dates
  • Nationality
  • Family
  • Education
  • What they are famous for – discoveries and inventions
  • Any interesting facts
  • A famous quote (if you can find one)


Layout features:

  • Title and sub-titles
  • Information (paragraphs, bullet points)
  • Pictures


This may be presented as an information poster or through a PowerPoint presentation. 


We'd love to see your work.  Could you e-mail us your PowerPoint or a photo of your poster?


(Please let us know if you're happy for us to upload it on the website for everyone to see.)