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Looking At Life Stories- Biographies and Autobiographies
In this literature worksheet, students complete 2 graphic organizer charts about biographies and autobiographies. They include the title, author, important facts, and an opinion or experience that the author included. They write about parts of a biography which the author would have to guess about ,and include private thoughts that an author included in an autobiography.
4th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 89 Downloads
Lesson 4: Fact and Opinion - Rosa Parks: My Story
Sixth graders examine implicit and explicit opinions in a text about Rosa Parks. In this explicit and implicit opinions instructional activity, 6th graders participate in direct teaching, guided practice, and independent practice while reading an autobiography of Rosa Parks.
6th Language Arts 9 Views 45 Downloads
Alphabetical Autobiography PowerPoint
Sixth graders produce an autobiography, They complete a PowerPoint including one graphic image on each slide, and a subtle or moderate animation. They include 26 slides for each letter of the alphabet, use note pages to present their written work and orally present their notes using a hard copy of their final work.
6th Language Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
The Power of Autobiographical Writing
Learners explore the concept of injustice. In this nonviolent resistance lesson, students discuss how autobiographical writing may be used to promote justice. Learners read an excerpt from Gandhi's autobiography and determine how his writing promotes justice.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 4 Views 12 Downloads
The Craft of Writing through Narrative History
Third graders are introduced to the techniques of proper writing. After reading various biographies and autobiographies, they compare and contrast their own lives to the ones they read. In groups, they develop questions to interview one of their family members and individually write their own narratives.
3rd English Language Development 3 Views 18 Downloads
Malcolm X and Race Relations
High schoolers read sections of Malcolm X's autobiography. In groups, they create a poster which highlights the events in his life and explains his philosophy on race relations. They present their poster to the class and answer any questions posed to them.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 17 Downloads
Historical Oral Autobiographies
Fifth graders identify characteristics of ancient Grecian and Roman culture, history, and geography. They assemble characteristics into a script of a fictional person from ancient Greece and Rome. They then demonstrate how to use a video camera and express script on camera while in an ancient Grecian or Roman costume.
5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
PowerPoint to Me: A Multimedia Autobiography
Fourth graders create a slide show presentation. As a class, they brainstorm topics to include in an autobiography. Individuals use a graphic organizer to develop a plan for their slide show. Using PowerPoint technology, each student creates a presentation of his/her life.
4th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Sixth graders investigate the novel of War Boy and take part in a literature study. They take part in brainstorming activities and discuss topics that are associated with the reading of the text. Students also identify the difference between a biography and an autobiography.
6th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Students complete an organizer listing five important events in their lives, use the dates to create a timeline of their life using Timeliner program, print and save their timeline and write a paragraph based on the timeline too.
4th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
German: Foreign Language Autobiographies
Students, using German language skills, create "intranet" encyclopedia entries about themselves in the year 2040. The include their future accomplishments and trade entries with fellow students. They then translate the autobiographies into English prior to reading the German versions to the class.
8th - 12th Languages 11 Views 8 Downloads