38 pages of resources for teaching the research writing process! This could be a great resource for their project during the biography genre study. Students could use these resources to guide their thinking and independent study in genius hour.
The Genius Hour bulletin board has blue post-its that state passion ideas, yellow post-its that state product ideas, green post-its that state what they enjoy about Genius Hour, and purple post-it notes that state what they learned
Genius Hour Brainstorm- making students think and write about their interests (cross curriculum applications). Then letting them do the assignment of their choice while other students get the extra practice.