English 9/ Level I

Assignment (10%)

You are to find out all you can about ONE of the writers listed below.  You will create a web page based on this person.  In your biography of your writer include the following information:

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Name

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Nationality

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Date of Birth

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Date of Death (if applicable)

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Where s/he lived

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Education

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Parents' names and Occupations

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Photographs (remember to cite source)

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Couple of poems or quotes from the writer's books

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Occupation besides writing

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Spouse's name (if applicable)

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Children (if applicable)

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Interesting facts about author

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A list of books or poems written by author

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The design of you webpage should reflect one of the author's books                    (For example, Blood Red Ochre may be represented with a bow and arrow and a spear on your site OR No Man's Land may be represented by a soldier with a gun and flag)

Use Mozilla to create your web page.  Remember to save everything in your folder, make a new folder within your website folder.

Writers:

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Kevin Major

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Joan Clark

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William Bell

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Lois Lowry

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Harper Lee

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George Orwell

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Charles Dickens

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Ken Ball

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Paul Zindel

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Ray Bradbury

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J. R. R. Tolkein

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Elie Wiesal

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John Steinbeck

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