This purchase includes the unit plan, mini-lessons, handouts, rubrics, and exit tickets. The unit address the characteristics that make a biography and the types of biographies. This unit supports independence and aligns with the reader's workshop model of instruction. This unit drives students to think within, beyond, and about the text.
Note: Although intended for 5th grade, it can easily be adjusted to meet the needs of 4th or 6th grade classes.