Spanish Biography Project - One Page 


 Mastery Objective:    

The student will read a short biography of a famous Spanish writer or artist and create a one-page summary of his/her life to present to the class, highlighting important facts about that figure. 

Directions: 

 Each student will use an online resource, a print biography or both and use the template provided to create a one-page information sheet. 

 The information sheet must include: 

  •  The person’s name 
  •  A picture of the person or an event central to the person’s life 
  •  A list of 5 words from the biography that describe who the person was, what he/she did, events in which he/she was involved, etc. 
  • The three most important facts learned about the person. [These should be in complete sentences.] 

 

The completed project will be worth 40 points. 

 

Resources:  

Bibliography - List of Biographies in the MLK MS Library  

Biography Template  

Sample completed template 

 Encyclopedia Britannica School Edition  

 Encyclopedia Britannica Image Quest  

Biography.com 

Britannica Enciclopedia Juvenil 

 

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