CURIE, Eve [Lives of Achievement (Madame Curie / Eve Curie)] Translated by Vincent Sheean / Abridged and simplified by M.E.Carter, M.B.E., B.A. (Hons) / Illustrated by J.S.Goodall. Longmans, Green & Co. Ltd., 1960. [Introduction: Madame Curie's biography was written in French by her daughter, Eve Curie, and was translated into English by Vincent Sheean. This short life is an abridged and simplified version of the latter...]
Biography Outline. This free reading activity has the students fill in key elements about the person they are reading about using the graphic organizer. This helps the students be sure to comprehend and record all the important detail in the text. This activity is intended for grades 2nd-6th but could be adapted to fit other grade levels. The students are asked to include why the person is famous, where they were, details about the person, and facts about the person.