This packet will give your students practice writing biographies with activities that are designed to allow each writer to draw upon his or her unique background of experiences. Your students will learn how to write an introduction, conduct an interview, and present the results. Ideas for sharing and extending writing across the curriculum are included. Writers are encouraged to use the steps of the writing process discussed in the Guide to the Writing Process. A proofreading checklist and Holistic Writing Evaluation form are included.