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The Recess Queen Character Traits | First Day of School Activities

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The Recess Queen Character Traits - This fun and interactive first day of school activities pack is the perfect addition to add to your units on character traits, narratives or descriptive writing. The Recess Queen worksheets is full of character traits, physical traits and feelings activities. These character traits activities include vibrantly colored and black and white versions of cut and paste worksheets, character traits graphic organizers, interactive notebook activities, roll a die game, anchor charts (answer sheets), and teacher instructions. The Recess Queen printables also helps teach your students about character changes throughout the story. This kit can be used for whole class instruction, independent work or incorporated into your literacy centers!

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♥ Morning work

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♥ Homework

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The pack entails the following activities for the popular story, 'The Recess Queen':

♥ Teacher instructions

♥ Cut and paste worksheets - students cut and paste the qualities of Mean Jean at the beginning and end of the story. Students will also cut and paste the physical traits and feelings of Mean Jean at the beginning of the story.

♥ Write character traits- students write their own qualities, physical traits and feelings for Mean Jean.

♥ Cut and paste worksheets - students cut and paste the qualities and physical traits for Katie Sue.

♥ Answer sheets or anchor charts for cut and paste activities only - you can use the answer sheets to display on your bulletin board so students can refer to them whilst writing.

♥Lift the Flap Activity 1: students will write character traits to describe Mean Jean at the beginning and end of the story.

♥Lift the Flap Activity 2: students will write Mean Jean’s feelings at the beginning and end of the story.

♥Lift the Flap Activity 3: students will write the character traits to describe Mean Jean and Katie Sue.

♥Lift the Flap Activity 4: students will write the physical traits to describe Mean Jean and Katie Sue.

♥Character Traits Roll a Die Game & Graphic Organizers - Students will roll a die and find evidence in the story to match the character trait for the characters in the story. Use the template to record the character trait and evidence. See example provided for the character trait selfish. Alternatively students could record their responses in their books or a mini whiteboard.

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