Biography Writing Project: Who Inspires You?

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3rd - 5th
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  1. Engage your writers! Many prewriting activities to guide your students and help them through the writing process, step by step. Clear directions provided. Get to know your students with the autobiography project! It's so much fun to write and read! The biography project gives students the option of
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A writing project with activities to help your students organize their thoughts and plan their writing!

STUDENTS WILL WRITE A BIOGRAPHY REPORT ABOUT SOMEONE WHO INSPIRES THEM! Students have the option of writing about a person from their personal life or a famous person. Organized activities are designed to build vocabulary and strengthen overall writing. Writing rubric and project grading sheet included.

The end result will be an organized 4 paragraph biography!


Tips for Teachers (2 pages)

CC Standards


Letter to Families explaining the Project

Title Page for Project

Table of Contents

Directions for Students

Activity 1: Fact & Opinion Sheet

Activity 2a: Research

Activity 2b: Interview

Activity 3: Character Traits

Activity 4: Timeline

Activity 5: Strengths/Weaknesses

Activity 6: Compare and Contrast

Activity 7: Graphic Organizer

Activity 8: Publishing Paper

BONUS: Bulletin Board Display -Who Is It?

Project Grading Sheet

Writing Rubric added to this resource 8/2017

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Total Pages
36 pages
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Teaching Duration
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