What is a Biography?

Unit 13: The Story of My Life - Biographies
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Objective: SWBAT define biography and autobiography.

Big Idea: In this lesson, we will introduce the students to our biography unit. We will be checking out biography books from the library which we will use throughout our unit.

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English / Language Arts, book report (Reading), non-fiction (Reading), biography, autobiography, informational text
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