What are the features of an autobiography?

Learning Intention – To understand the features of an autobiography.

Brainstorm with the grade about – What is an autobiography? What information would we find in an autobiography?


On the IWB bring up this website – then have the students bring this website up on their iPads.

–        Go through on of the examples of an autobiography.

–        Students identify key features of an autobiography.


Class are to use their writer’s notebooks to unpack what they might want their autobiography to look like and what they might like to include.