This character traits power point includes 70 slides to be used as a daily bell ringer. Students are asked to simply take notes regarding the material (definition and synonym), and then make real-world connections to characters within novels, short stories, television, or film that exemplify that trait. Class discussion should follow to ensure student understanding and further real-world connections.
Character traits included:
clever, ungrateful, arrogant, considerate, gullible, humble, bold, conceited, envious, irritable, modest, self-assured, sensible, timid, admirable, egotistical, prudent, rambunctious, spiteful, tolerant, assertive, cordial, cunning, defiant, fickle, haughty, meek, menacing, noble, perceptive, pompous, skeptical, submissive, surly, unassuming, uncompromising, compliant, cross, depraved, dignified, docile, frank, ingenious, lackadaisical, plucky, selfless, sheepish, sullen, abrupt, amiable, callous, candid, cantankerous, capricious, confrontational, cynical, devoted, eloquent, erratic, forlorn, gallant, impish, incredulous, pitiless, uncooperative, unflappable, unyielding, whimsical