Part of the Common Core Standards is having your students analyze character traits and be able to give supporting evidence.
1 circle to connect the puzzle pieces with a space for book title and character name.
1 blank circle to connect the puzzle pieces.
3 pages of puzzle pieces with character traits: messy, tidy, polite, rude,bossy, honest, thoughtless, nervous, greedy, clumsy, friendly, curious, helpful, smart, courageous, generous, funny, kind.
1 page of blank puzzle pieces for students to write their own character traits.
Each puzzle piece has space for students to cite text evidence to support their idea.
This is a great All About Me back to school activity.
Use this fun activity for a small group or as a whole class.
This activity can be used to compare two characters, just print out two sets.
In narrative writing, students can complete this activity to help them plan and show how their character will respond the major events and challenges.
3.R.3 Describe characters in a story and explain how their actions
contribute to the sequence of events.
4.R.3 Describe in depth a character, setting, or event in a story
or drama, drawing on specific details in the text.
5.R.3Compare and contrast two or more characters, settings, or
events in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the
text (e.g., how characters interact).