Teaching Characterization? Turn your students into literary scholars with this comprehensive 34-slide Characterization PowerPoint. Common Core-aligned product addresses direct and indirect characterization and the character acronym S.T.E.A.L. (Speech, Thoughts, Effect on Others, Actions, and Looks). Includes characterization comprehension questions for a quick assessment. Easy for you - engaging for them!
Like Task Cards? Like PowerPoints? Try the Teach & Reach Bundle for 100% student engagement and proficiency. Featured in Common Core News! Characterization Teach and Reach Bundle
Make connecting with text meaningful with Literary Response and Informational Text Task Card Bundle! It can be used with ANY fiction or nonfiction text. Fun and engaging for students! Literary Response and Informational Text Task Card Bundle
Let your hard work show with off-the-charts ELA test scores! Ensure proficiency on standardized tests by reviewing throughout the year. Check out my ELA Standardized Test Prep Bundle!
Every English teacher needs an inventory of PowerPoint presentations to use for instruction throughout the year. Check out my ELA Jumbo PowerPoint Volume 1
Need more PowerPoints? Check out my ELA Jumbo PowerPoint Volume 2
Terrific Teacher Tip: Teaching reluctant writers? Give them a kick-start with sentence stems (a series of unfinished sentences). Sentence stems work great for supporting inspiring literary discussions as well.
Need more terrific teacher tips, classroom ideas, or just words of inspiration? Visit my author/teacher blog at Kimberly Dana - The Blog Zone