My Brother Martin: Character activities to supplement the 4th grade Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Journeys story "My Brother Martin" Unit 1, Lesson 2. This product contains 5 activity pages that require students to locate details and comprehend the story. Answer keys are included for 2 of the activities.
Character Match- students will match characters in the story with a short description
Get to Know the Main Character- students will use the introduction and story text to identify major characteristics and life events of M.L.
Character Traits- graphic organizer that prompts students to choose 4 character traits to describe the main character and find evidence in the story to support their choices
Character Traits- writing prompt for students to write a constructed response describing M.L.
Character Traits- word list
These activities can be used as a whole group activity, independent assignment, partner activity, homework, or assessment.