Building Character Trait Vocabulary - Sorts, Fun Activities - Print & Digital

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2nd - 4th, Homeschool
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When teaching character traits, often one of the most difficult skills for students to grasp is the vocabulary associated with character traits. This mostly no prep resource is designed to help students improve their understanding of the vocabulary associated with character traits. A digital version for use with Google Classroom / Google Slides is now available!

The resource includes activities that you can use with whole groups, small groups, partners, independent practice, homework, ELA centers / reading centers, small group instruction, for distance learning, and more. There are a huge variety of activities and worksheets to help you differentiate your instruction based on your own students' needs.

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Included in this resource are:

  • 6 pages of character trait cut and paste sorts to help build vocabulary
  • 1 character trait scavenger hunt with a student recording sheet
  • 1 whole group / small group activity to help students think about the "shades of meaning" and connotations associated with character traits
  • 3 character trait cut and paste word sort continuum activities to help students consider the connotations of different words
  • 1 character trait word list that can be used as a student reference sheet
  • 9 character trait worksheets for students to apply what they have learned
  • 1 character trait mobile activity that makes a great character trait display for Open House or parent teacher conferences
  • a grading rubric and answer keys

Check out the preview to see everything you will be getting in this resource that is ideal for 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th grade students that need to broaden their vocabulary!

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Describe in depth a character, setting, or event in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text (e.g., a character’s thoughts, words, or actions).
Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings) and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events.


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