The National Curriculum for England and Wales states that children need to have an understanding of the impact that certain men and women had on the world. That is why this book is important. It is the pdf of a published book from Lawler Education. The child friendly biographies in this book are on: Rosa Parks, Emily Davison ( with some amazing detective work by the broadcaster Clare Balding), Columbus, Neil Armstrong, Nelson Mandela, William Caxton, and Sir Tim Berners-Lee. The book is made up of 16 lesson plans. Ideal for KS2/3 and prep schools, as well as P1-6 schools in Scotland and second to sixth class in Eire. This is an important contribution to the education of your children.