If your computer is capable, click video profile. Otherwise, click transcript to read the transcript of the interview.
Click Audio Q&A with Sandra Day O'Connor.
Read each question. If your computer is capable, listen to the answers by clicking responds in RealAudio. Otherwise, click transcript to read her answers.
About the Site
Dare to Dream, a program designed to show middle school girls successful female role models, sponsors this Web site that features a fascinating biography of Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor. Students may read a transcript of an interview with O'Connor, listen to an audio clip, and view a video of O'Connor telling her story. The video requires RealPlayer 4.0 and the audio clips require ReadAudio.
What to Do
Discuss life goals with students. What are their goals? How do they plan to achieve them? How will they overcome obstacles that may impede them?
Have students read or listen to the interview with Sandra Day O'Connor.
Ask students what growth experiences helped her to define or achieve her goals.