Biographies

By Alan Haskvitzhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alan_Haskvitz

List of author sites

http://www.reacheverychild.com/language/authors/author2.html

English sites in all areas

http://www.reacheverychild.com/language/english/index.html

Current world leaders

http://www.reacheverychild.com/socialstudies/leaders/index.html

How to write a biography

http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=401

Nice rubric for biography writing

http://www.amalnet.k12.il/meida/english/rabin/engi0073.htmHistoric Figures from an English perspective
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/The Biographical Dictionaryhttp://www.s9.com/More current biographiesUse with caution as a lot of Hollywood is here.http://www.biography.com/Index of biographies by last name and yearsSuffed full of bios, but bland.http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/BiogIndex.htmlBiography.com: Bio4KidsCheck out the meet the people and biography sections. Lot’s of good stuff.
http://www.biography.com/bio4kids/Personal biography makerLots of hints to stimulate person biography writinghttp://www.tedpack.org/bioguide.htmlAnd personal outline helper

http://www.virginia.edu/publichistory/bl/education.php?view_module&module_id=7

Bellington Public Schools: The Biography MakerExcellent and a must visit.
http://www.bham.wednet.edu/bio/biomaker.htmCreating timelines of a lifehttp://www.readwritethink.org/lessons/lesson_view.asp?id=26

Biography links

Don’t forget the BioCube link where the students follow a formula to study biographies and write them as well.http://www.readwritethink.org/student_mat/student_material.asp?id=57

Autobiography, Biography, Personal Narrative, and Memoir
Lesson plans and teaching ideas

http://www.webenglishteacher.com/biography.html

Picture Book BiographyFor younger students

http://www.lessonplanspage.com/LASSPictureBookBiographyUnit68.htm

Pizza biography ideas and more Worth a quick look.http://www.educationworld.com/a_tsl/archives/04-1/lesson016.shtml

How to write a biography for teachers and older students

http://www.mccarthycreative.com/writing/how2_11.htm

 Biographical book reportFor younger studentshttp://www.atozteacherstuff.com/pages/4264.shtml

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