This resource guides students through writing a character analysis paragraph, which can be applied to any piece of literature. It can be used in class or given as homework, and makes a great SSR or literature circle assignment. It is geared toward beginning or struggling writers from middle school to high school.
-General character analysis paragraph structure pattern overview.
-Sentence by sentence guide for students to follow while crafting their own character analysis paragraph.
-Character analysis paragraph example using John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men.
-Transition word and speaker tag lists.
-Detailed instructions for incorporating quotes into character analysis paragraphs along with examples from Guy de Maupassant's The Necklace.
-General paragraph writing reminders.
-Revision ideas and practice.