These sites offer tips for teaching students how to write biographies. There are lesson plans, online articles, handouts, rubrics, an online tutorial, and examples of biographies written by elementary students. Also included is a video on the writing process.
Bio-Cube is an online summarizing tool that helps students identify and list key elements about a person whose biography or autobiography they have just read. Use this tool to prepare writing a biography. Includes suggested lesson plans that go along with the tool.
This site provides resources for inspiring young writers; including: story prompts, story starters, tips for conquering writer's block, vocabulary building activities, planning and pre-writing activities, links to professional articles, along with links to lesson plans and activities.
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