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Scavenger Hunt Saturdays for Teens

SCAVENGER HUNT SATURDAYS FOR TEENS!

Chance to Win $25 Visa Card 

GOAL: Women’s History Month – Who Am I?

GUIDELINES:  

  • Friends and families are welcome to participate.
  • It must be your own work, no copyrighted images.
  • Inappropriate pictures will not be accepted.
  • Be safe.  Don’t do anything dangerous.  Use good judgement.

Winners will be determined by the YA Librarians.  

The most creative submission will receive the most points.

SUBMISSIONS:   Please submit your entry here.

DEADLINE:  Entries must be submitted by the end of Tuesday, April 6, 2021. 

Figure out who these famous figures are by using some of their remarkable accomplishments as clues.

Who Am I?

I am the first notable surfer turned skateboarder.
I skated with Zephyr Team and Boys from Dogtown in the 70s. 
I was the only female member on the team.
These days, I am an active environmentalist.

Who Am I?

I created the calculations and computer programming that helped to construct a geoid (a mathematical model of the earth’s shape) used for GPS.
My work on an astronomical study that proved the regularity of Pluto’s motion relative to Neptune led to my work on GPS.

Who Am I?

I am an actress who has received the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic for all of my years acting in movies such as El Cid, The Black Orchid, and Grumpier Old Men.
I am still a knockout at 86.

Who Am I?

My artist work endeavored at creating an indigenous Identity for my people.
I contracted polio and at 18 was in a bus accident that led to years of chronic pain.
Much of my art is autobiographical.
I participated in art exhibits all through Mexico and the United States.

Who Am I?

I was born in Brooklyn.
I received my law degree from Harvard where I encountered a very hostile male dominated environment.
I became the first female member of the Harvard Law Review.
I argued six landmark cases on gender equality to the Supreme Court.
I was appointed to the Supreme Court by President Clinton.

Who Am I?

I am an American gamer and YouTube personality.
I specialize in making videos on video games, DIYs, cosplays and more. My “Minecraft” mod “Oasis” made me very popular.
My first batch of videos were called “Gamer talks” and “Piece of Quake”.  

Who Am I?

I was the first woman to reach the summit of mount Everest and the first woman to climb the highest summit on every continent.
I organized projects to clean up rubbish left behind by climbers on Everest.

Who Am I?

I am an American activist and the first transgender state senator for Delaware.
I am currently the National Press Secretary of the Human Rights Campaign. 
I am the highest ranking transgender official in the Unites States.

Who Am I?

Fullmetal Alchemist…that’s all you need to know about me.

Who Am I?

I am a singer-songwriter who wrote some of the most famous hits in the US and UK.
I was born in Manhattan and my alma mater is Queens College.
I paved the way for future women singer-songwriters.
They created a biography musical named after my award winning album Tapestry.

Who Am I?

I currently hold the world record for the heptatholon and the long jump.
I competed in the Olympics and won many gold medals.
I have also contributed to young people in East St. Louis.

Who Am I?

I was an English novelist whose six novels have all been made into movies.
I came from humble beginnings during a time when women did not engage in the literary arts to a large degree. 
I wrote of female heroines who struggle against their economic disadvantages.
The Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth Bennett  have been my most popular characters.