2nd Grade Biography Project
Here are some great websites that you can use to learn more about the famous person you're studying.
Britannica offers encyclopedia entries, images, and other biography- related materials for students of all ages. Most second graders can fluently read the Elementary level independently. The middle level entries have additional information, but may require some adult help to read them.
A whole database of biographies. These ones have a higher reading level, so you may need an adult's help to read them. This site also has great photos and pictures!
*These two sites are provided to us for free by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System. If you are accessing these sites from outside Massachusetts, please email Mrs. Wong for an out-of-state login.
This page has lots of great biographies of presidents, inventors, world leaders, explorers, scientists, and much more!
SweetSearch is a search engine just for kids, and they have a whole site dedicated to biographies!
A website with lots of biographies, listed in alphabetical order.