Introducing Biographies

Introducing Biographies

Author: Anne Trethewey

To provide students with an introduction to biography writing.

After watching a brief introductory video, students will have an understanding of what a biography is and what elements are need to create one of their own.  This understanding will be assessed through a series of quiz questions.

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Use the link below to access the About.com website and watch the video on 'How to a biography'.  Pay particular attention the elements and research suggests presented by Alexandra Ivan.  You will need this information to successful answer the quiz questions attached to this lesson.



Source: About.com