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Do you know a special kid who has an interesting story to tell, or have you read about a child who is changing the world? The stories of those types of people make good biographies. Answer the following questions to reveal facts about a kid who is making news. Then create a short biography.

1. What is the name of the subject?


2. How old is the person?


3. Where does he or she live?


4. What makes the person special or unique?


5. What admirable qualities does the person possess?


6. Write something the individual said that tells about his or her mission or character. What do you think it means?



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