ESOL Level 3 Biography 


 Mastery Objective: 

Students will be able to compare and contrast the life of Matthew Henson and Jackie Robinson. Students will be able to compose paragraphs comparing and contrasting the two lives of Matthew Henson and Jackie Robinson. Students will be able to use the writing process and locate new information to compose their paragraphs.  

Directions: 

Research the sources and complete the organizer.  

Write a rough draft comparing and contrasting the two people.   

Adult has to check the rough draft  

Write final draft to turn in.  

 Resources: 

 Note template 

Outline for compare and contrast 

 

MCPS Resources

Encyclopedia Britannica School Edition 

SIRS Discoverer 

 

Matthew Henson

American Memory: Matthew Henson Retires 

National Geographic News: Profile: African American Polar Explorer Matthew Henson 

 

Jackie Robinson

Biography.com - Jackie Robinson 

Jackie Robinson.com - Biography 

 

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