Biographies

Reading and Talking about Biographies

Today, Rachel Stenberg, a LINC instructor and Resource Teacher at Windsor Neighbourhood Learning Centre in Burnaby, shares a successful biography project she did with her adult ESL class. Thanks, Rachel! Need a fun way to use readers with your class? My LINC 4 adult ESL students absolutely loved the Grass Roots Press Biography readers! In… Read more

Biographies of Famous Women

International Women’s Day is a good time to remember some of the wonderful biographies from Grass Roots Press, outlining the accomplishments of individual women. Here’s a collage of some of them: These illustrated, easy to read biographies (and more) are available from the Decoda Literacy Library. Email library@decoda.ca to ask about borrowing them.