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What is a Biography?

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Jenipher Patterson


Benjamin Davis Elementary School

Decatur City Schhol


This video defines what a biography is. It is explained to be the story of a person's life. Most of the time that person is a famous or notable person. Pictures of real people throughout history are part of the video. Questions are asked to test the student's knowledge.

Length: 01:46

Content Areas: English/Language Arts

Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:

[ELA2015] (6) 19: Compare and contrast one author's presentation of events with that of another (e.g., a memoir written by and a biography on the same person). [RI.6.9]


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