Genre Lesson: Autobiography by ReadWorks
English Language Arts (NYS P-12 Common Core)
Intermediate, 6th Grade
Students will classify different forms of first-person nonfiction: autobiography, memoirs, journals/diaries.
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Genre Lesson: Autobiography
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