Bessie blount griffin inventor forensic scientist

Bessie Blount Griffin: Inventor and Forensic Scientist


Bessie Blount Griffin was an inventor, nurse, physical therapist, and forensic scientist. She was the first African American woman to train at Scotland Yard. Students will read a biography of Bessie Blount Griffin and learn about her inventions and her career as a forensic scientist. They then will respond to questions about the main idea, vocabulary, and facts.