Biography Project Template Research Reading Passage End of Year Report Writing

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3rd - 5th, Homeschool
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Are you looking for an engaging biography research project that is easy to implement anytime of year or to celebrate Black History and Women's History months? This step by step project promotes student independence and includes a nonfiction article about Helen Keller to serve as a biography model and example to annotate together.

This set includes BOTH printable AND digital options!

This biography research report project is broken down step by step, with templates to help your students write a research project independently.

This set includes everything you need to help your students write a biography research project on any person of their choice! Directions are clear and easy to understand and come in two layouts for students to either work at their own pace or work as a class step by step.

Note-taking sheets and organizers help students to record information they learn from the sources they are using, as well as, gain a deeper understanding of the person they are researching.

Save time and help students succeed with these templates, graphic organizers, and clearly stated task directions that will help your students complete a biography research project independently.

This pack can be easily infused into any writing program. See the preview for more specific details!

Coordinating Activity: Writing Bio Poems

KINDLY NOTE: There is one biography article in this resource that serves as an example or model. For students to complete the research, you will need to provide them with books or websites. This pack contains reproducibles to help students gather and organize information into a research project.


✓Includes Digital LInk and Directions to complete this project in Google Classroom™

✓What is a Biography? Poster (color and BW)

✓2 page nonfiction biographical article about Helen Keller (use as example/model)

✓Student Project Directions

✓Preparing for Biography Research and KWL

✓Detailed Student Note Taking Sheets with Guided Ideas for 2 *Different Sources

✓Plain Student Note Taking Sheet

✓Planning Your Writing

✓Introduction Paragraph Plan

✓Paragraph Organizer

✓Conclusion Paragraph Plan

✓Student Editing Checklist

✓Teacher Rubric

✓Lined Paper and Cover Sheet for Biography Report

✓Creative Biography Display Options:

  • Biography Project Flip Book
  • Biography Scrap Book
  • Biography Display Poster

✓9 “You Choose” Going Further Extension Activities

✓Teacher Notes and Suggestions

Recent feedback on this product:

"I do a biography project each year with my third graders. They used the note pages this year while reading. Our papers are the best in years!"

"You have saved me soooo much time. This is exactly what I have been looking for. I will use this with my second graders tomorrow, as they conduct research for Black History Month. Thank you so much! Superb!!"

"Well thought out. Thorough. Helpful resource. Thank you."

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
With guidance and support from adults, produce writing in which the development and organization are appropriate to task and purpose.
With guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, and editing.
Conduct short research projects that build knowledge about a topic.
Recall information from experiences or gather information from print and digital sources; take brief notes on sources and sort evidence into provided categories.


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