A BIOGRAPHY is the story of someone's life written by someone else.
Read a biography and learn about a person who has made a difference in the world.
Research an individual using both print (books) and electronic (online) resources.
Keep track of the resources used!
It is very important to keep a list of of the books and the online information that you use to complete your research. If you don't, it is like "stealing" the information. It is called plagiarizing.
Use this citations organizer to create your bibliography and take notes in your own words.
Find books in the Rooftop Library
Type the name of the person you will study and click on KEYWORD. You must spell correctly!
Write down the titles and call numbers and then visit our school library to find the books.
Online Resources for Biography Research
World Book Online Encyclopedia
Search this database for articles about the person you will study.
Get remote password from your teacher librarian!
Search this database from home with the passwords from your teacher librarian!