The Stories Julian Tells by Ann Cameron is a great text for teaching students about character traits and text evidence. This lesson focuses in on the "Catalog Cats" chapter and introduces a character trait which requires the students to find text evidence to support the trait with the use of a graphic organizer. The lesson also models how to turn the graphic organizer into a response paragraph. This Smartboard file is complete with a lesson essential question, exit tickets, character trait graphic organizer, and student writing check off sheet. Just download and begin teaching!