Lots of ideas here to help you organize a Wax Museum Biography Research Project. Awesome way to integrate social studies and reading and writing and the kids (and parents) really enjoy it too!
Love this event! Want to know how to put a Wax Museum together? Great post with step by step instructions.
This Biography Book is full of great ideas for teaching biographies! Some of them include Alpha Boxes, Attribute Graphs and Bio Poems. Works great with students grades 3-8.
Biography and Autobiography sort with foldable FREEBIE!
This is a good tool to hook your students in as you introduce Biographies (or review) and what a writer includes in a biography.
Instagram Page Biographies! Students create Instagram pages for biographies!
Here's a nice template for helping students write biographies of famous figures.
Alexander Graham Bell Biography - Video Dailymotion
FREEBIE! This Brown Bag Biography is designed as a getting-to-know-you activity for students of all ages. I usually do this at the beginning of the school year, but you can use it any time! It's a great time filler activity! Give students a weekend to gather materials, and then have them present throughout the week. Great way to create a classroom community!
Anchor chart for biography unit
Fun way to teach biography writing.
writing biographies- students interview teachers/people at school!
Bio-Buddies: Biography of a Famous Person written out on these darling buddies. SO cute! Must do!
Ordinary people change the world. A true statement and now one of the best new series of books that I’ve seen in a long time. Author Brad Meltzer and illustrator Christopher Eliopoulos are the geniuses who created Ordinary People Change the World, a biographical series that is perfectly targeted for students in kindergarten through third grade. (And that’s not an overstatement!)
A different approach to book reports! Students will get excited when they have to read a biography or autobiography and create a cereal named after the subject in their book! This is a great alternative to book reports and a fun way to get kids to read non-fiction books.
Biographies TicTacToe Extension Activities
biography writing graphic organizer. good for black history month
MaureenMcD Shop - biography-smartboard-lesson | Teachers Notebook
Biography writing organizer to help students collect information about a person. Can then be connected with a writing prompt or a journal prompt.
Common Core Classrooms: 5th Grade Biography sheet could be used with my scientist reports
Biographies, Traits and Timelines
An exciting and fun project you can do with your students or as an independent project after you have read any biography or autobiography!! This kit comes with all the templates that you need plus a rubric if you want to use this as a grade. Step-by-step picture instructions are included to make assembly a little easier! There will be more BOXZ project come in the future, so make sure you follow my store so you can be notified when they are posted!