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Character Traits Categories
Character Traits Categories
Character Traits Categories
Character Traits Categories
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I would give my students a sheet with character traits, and their heads would spin trying to locate a word amongst the sea of words! So this chart will hopefully help students organize their thinking when selecting a character trait. Traits are arranged in alphabetical order in the following categories: nice/mean/sad, confident/nervous, and does a lot/does very little. The rest of the categories are partially alphabetical and having a corresponding opposite.

Common Core Standards:
2RL3; 3RL3; 4RL3

Enclosed in this product:
*List of character traits, organized by general categories. Students can determine which general category is most applicable to the character, and then select a trait that best suits him/her.

*Blank chart with the categories so students can brainstorm their own word lists.

*Graphic organizer in which students select a character trait and then write two pieces of text evidence that supports that trait.
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On  April 11, 2014,  Buyer said:
This is perfect! I especially love the page that asks the students to show two examples of the charater's trait from the book. Great vocabulary, too! Thanks so much.
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I loved it. It really helps my lower readers understand how to evaluate characters in the books I read to them. The the teacher in the class would like me to make more for her regular readers.

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On  March 27, 2014,  Kim O. said:
I love this sheet. This is exactly what my student's need they are able to come up with the nice/mean but cannot generalize to write about the character. I am going to use this next week. Great idea! Thanks!
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On  March 9, 2014Caryn Haire (TpT Seller) said:
Love it! As a counselor, I'm always searching for ways to improve student's ability to identify their own character traits. Great tool.
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This is fantastic. I love that the character traits are organized, making them easier to find and interpret. Just what I was looking for.
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Thanks! I am also going to use this in writing to help my students describe their characters.
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On  March 2, 2014,  Anne E. said:
I really like this resource. I think giving them the category for each trait and letting the students choose the trait from that category is really helpful. I especially like the blank form where the students can write in their own traits. Thank you! I can't wait to share this with my students.
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love this list of traits and how it is categorized, thanks
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Students will appreciate this organization.
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Very Nice! Thanks!
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On  February 22, 2014,  Buyer said:
Thank you! One of the best (if not the best), most organized and easily accessible ways for students to reference traits. Thank you!!!
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