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Comprehension
Learning Activity 4

Three handouts

4-1: Summarizing

Learners summarize two of the biographies. They should include all the important information and write one paragraph about each person.

4-2: 5 Ws and How

Ask learners to reread the stories Honest and Hockey. Ask them to fill in the 5 Ws and How handout.

4-3: Autobiography or Biography

Learners look up a definition for autobiography and biography. Learners then read each passage on the handout and determine if it represents an autobiography or biography passage. They list the similarities and differences between the two.