• Family Letter explaining project
• Pre- Assignments to be completed at home
• Writing Pages
o Cover Page
o Table of Contents
o About the author page
o Pages for each chapter
o Pages for Photographs
o Dedication Page
• Supplemental Activities to complete throughout the unit
• Writing Checklist
• Student Editing Checklist
• I can write an autobiography about my life from birth to now.
• I can edit my writing for capitals, punctuation and spelling.
• I can describe the difference between a biography and an autobiography.
How to execute this unit?
This unit is intended for students in grade kindergarten to third grade. For each grade, the time spent on the unit will be different. For example, kindergarteners may take about 2-3 weeks, while third graders may only take one week. Timing depends on your class. Here are the directions for the unit: