Whoops! Something went wrong.

Click here to refresh the page

Biography & Autobiography Genre Book Report Memory Book Project & Rubric

Biography & Autobiography Genre Book Report Memory Book Project & Rubric
Biography & Autobiography Genre Book Report Memory Book Project & Rubric
Biography & Autobiography Genre Book Report Memory Book Project & Rubric
Biography & Autobiography Genre Book Report Memory Book Project & Rubric
Biography & Autobiography Genre Book Report Memory Book Project & Rubric
Biography & Autobiography Genre Book Report Memory Book Project & Rubric
Biography & Autobiography Genre Book Report Memory Book Project & Rubric
Biography & Autobiography Genre Book Report Memory Book Project & Rubric
Product Description
Biography & Autobiography Genre Memory Book Project

In my 5th grade class, I focus on a different genre every few weeks. Students are required to read a book in that genre at home or during silent reading time/free time. Instead of an essay every time, I create different projects to do. As my school is Title 1, I develop projects that are fun and creative, yet easy to make. For this project, students only need paper, glue, scissors, and perhaps colors. Teachers could easily provide the materials to students.

For the memory book project, students will select moments from their person's life for a "photograph" or place a special item in the memory book. Students are required to include things from specific time periods in the person's life. Students are also required to write a book review.

This printable file includes:
1. description of the traits of the biography and autobiography genres
2. suggested book list
3. detailed description of the memory book project requirements.
4. memory book assembly direction page
5. 8 page memory book template.
6. a checklist for students to use to make sure their project is complete.
7. a rubric.
8. blank photographs template page

Class time will vary depending upon how much time the teacher gives students in class to work on their project.

For my students, we spend part of a class period in the library looking for books in the genre that are on their levels. Students select a book and I keep a record of the books selected.
Once everyone has a book selected, I give students 2 1/2 - 3 weeks to read and complete the project.

In addition, I take three - five days and have students present their books and projects. (I use this as an oral presentation grade.) I find it is better to do a few presentations at a time.
*****************************************************************************
If you like this product, please see my other book reports.

Science Fiction and Fantasy Genre Profile Page Book Report.

Adventure Genre Brochure Book Report.

Historical Fiction Genre Minibook Book Report.

*****************************************************************************
If you like this product, it is bundled with 7 other genre book reports. Buy the bundle and save 20%!

Genre Book Report Bundle 8 Different Projects.

*****************************************************************************
Customer Tips:

How to get TPT credit to use on future purchases:
• Please go to your My Purchases page (you may need to login). Beside each purchase you'll see a Provide Feedback button. Simply click it and you will be taken to a page where you can give a quick rating and leave a short comment for the product. Each time you give feedback, TPT gives you feedback credits that you use to lower the cost of your future purchases. I value your feedback greatly as it helps me determine which products are most valuable for your classroom so I can create more for you. ☺

Be the first to know about my new discounts, freebies and product launches:
• Look for the green star next to my store logo and click it to become a follower. Voila! You will now receive email updates about this store. ☺

*****************************************************************************
Total Pages
17 pages
Answer Key
Rubric only
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
Report this Resource
  • Comments & Ratings
  • Product Q & A
Loading...
$3.00
Digital Download
Add one to cart
avatar

Amy Mezni

2,457 Followers
Follow

Advertisement

Advertisement

$3.00
Digital Download
Add one to cart
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up