Analyzing Short Biographies to Discover Characteristics of Biographical Writing

Students read short biographies on Abraham Lincoln from various artists. Using the texts, they identify the subject of the biography and discuss whether or not illustrations contribute to a biography. They research specific information about the subject and identify the book as either fiction or nonfiction.

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