Reflection: Real World Applications Biography: Taking Brief Notes from Multiple Print Sources (Day 4) - Section 3: Assessment


This exercise provided a real life application of the concept of multiple sources. In the attached student work sample, she was able to find her subject’s date of death, which was not given in the book she had read. She also highlighted information she had found in both sources by drawing a red square around it.

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Biography: Taking Brief Notes from Multiple Print Sources (Day 4)

Unit 1: Biography Tea
Lesson 7 of 17

Objective: SWBAT gather information from multiple print sources, take brief notes, and sort evidence into provided categories in a step book.

Big Idea: Students apply what they have learned in previous note-taking lessons to continue researching their famous person for the Biography Tea using an encyclopedia.

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English / Language Arts, research report, biography, encyclopedia, digital sources
  60 minutes
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