Biography Projects


  1. Students choose a biography to read.

  2. Students choose a project such as a skit, puppet show, picture book, song, or a PowerPoint presentation.

  3. Students work in a group of four to read all four biographies selected by the students in the group thus reading four books in a genre according to the National Performance Standards.

  4. Students read fact sheets about the four people found on the Internet.

  5. Each group creates a timeline on Inspiration software of the life of their chosen biography.

  6. Each group chooses one biography to showcase by their project.

  7. Students present their skits, puppet shows, songs, picture books, and PowerPoints to our first grade reading buddies.