This Authors on the Web: Information and Presentation Skills lesson plan also includes:
Help class members to identify key elements of biographies by analyzing the story, Grandfather's Journey by Allen Say. They use graphic organizers to sort reliable information they find while researching their favorite author online. Pairs create a PowerPoint slideshow of the author and address specific categories of information. Also included, is a vocabulary exercise associated with biography-related words. Some related documents may not be accessible.