Looking for another way to teach character traits or build off what you've already done!? Here is a pack full of fun including making TRADING CARDS, WANTED POSTERS, REPORT CARDS, & MORE!!
Included in this pack is a handful of exciting ways kids can practice INFERRING character traits based on EVIDENCE as well as CRITIQUE characters-all at the SAME TIME!! Graphic Organizers included, too! Aligned to common core-check it out!
* A "Wanted" Poster-students can write physical descriptions of their character as well as character traits with evidence (Finished Example Included!)
*Inferring Character Traits Graphic Organizer-based on what characters SAY and DO
*A character REPORT CARD-students get to play teacher and GRADE their traits based on evidence. Just record the evidence in the comments portion!
*Character Traits & Plot Graphic Organizer-aligned to CC-Identifying traits and explaining how their ACTIONS affect the sequence of events
*Synthesizing Graphic Organizer-Students watch their thinking about their characters change and grow throughout their text! (Great way utilize multiple reading strategies at once!)
*Character Trait Person Drawing/Response- Make the stick cartoon look like your character-add the character's words to the speech bubble and show how that determines character traits!
*Character Trait TRADING CARDS!!-So fun! Students can get creative, infer character traits, and RATE their characters. Once finished, kids LOVE to trade these with their friends! Huge hit! Just complete, fold and glue! (Finished example included, as well as a large and small size)
*Character Trait flip books! Two kinds included in two varieties-one flip requires students to determine an event that happened because of the character's actions, while the other is solely determining traits based on evidence. Guide to completing included! These are cool because they end up being multi-matchbox style flips!
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