Biography Biographies are works that are about a particular individuals life that are written by someone other than the subject of the story. View slide
Autobiography The prefix “Auto” means self. Autobiographies are accounts of an individuals life written by that person.
Essays Persuasive Essays Persuasive Essays attempt the reader to change his or her viewpoint on an issue. They include many persuasive strategies, including refutations and the “antithesis.” Please View the following web page… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ruIdtVwmetc
Essays Informative Essays Informative Essays are designed to explain something to the reader. There are a variety of informative essays such as How to essays Compare and Contrast Essays Problem/Solution Essays
Essays Narrative Essays Narrative Essays typically relate a true, personal story.
Nonfiction that We Will Read “Harriet Tubman: A Guide To Freedom” “Cub Pilot” “The Trouble with Television” “The American Dream” “Animal Craftsman”
Assignments Throughout this unit, you will: Write a persuasive essay. Complete Questions and Answers. Take Two Unit Test. Have 3 Vocabulary Quizzes.