What makes a person a leader? How do certain people stand out in their field? Are people born natural leaders or are they a product of their surroundings? 

Let's research a variety of leaders from different times, countries, backgrounds and areas of expertise to see if we can answer these questions.

Traits of a Leader

To gather background information and help make an educated decision on who to choose, begin your research by searching an online Encyclopedia. Be sure to complete your graphic organizer with any notes and the source information that you find.

Scholastic GO! - Grolier Online


Next, click on the                             button on the top of the page for a list of Internet resources that have been evaluated.

Destiny Discover

Use this to search for book sources  found in our library and to search the                             database for additional online resources.

Explora Middle