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Cross-Curricular Biography Unit

Cross-Curricular Biography Unit
Cross-Curricular Biography Unit
Cross-Curricular Biography Unit
Cross-Curricular Biography Unit
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1st, 2nd, 3rd
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This is a cross-curricular unit that teaches students about biographies as a genre, how to write a biography about a classmate and about a famous American, and along the way students will learn about famous Americans. This is perfect for February, while teaching about African American history and as a way to tie-in President's Day. The items in this packet are:
- research templates
- interview template
- organizers/ planners for pre-writing
- writing paper templates
- a creative writing activity
- writing paper in color and black and white
- example breakdown of the unit with ideas for mini-lessons
Total Pages
22
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
Lifelong Tool

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I used this product as an option for my students to complete a biography on a historical figure. Thank you!
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This unit really helped my students better understand biographies.
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I love this Abby! I love the student interviews. I love all your ideas and the super cute fonts. Thank you so much for all of your hard work!
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Great Bio unit! Used with my class on our Biography project.
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This is perfect! We also do a biographies unit and this will tie in wonderfully. Thank you!
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Cross-Curricular Biography Unit
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Cross-Curricular Biography Unit