What is a biography? What is a survivor?
More to the point... what makes an individual a "survivor"?  What are the traits of a survivor?

EQ:  How can I use research to retell a survivor’s story?

GPSCC6.RIT.3: Analyze in detail how a key individual, event, or idea is introduced, illustrated, and elaborated in text (e.g., through examples or anecdotes).

GPSCC6.W.7: Conduct short research projects to answer a question, drawing on several sources and refocusing the inquiry when appropriate.

GPSCC6.W.8: Gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources; assess the credibility of each source; and quote or paraphrase the data and conclusions of others while avoiding plagiarism and providing basic bibliographic information for sources.