I created this chart to help my students visualize characterization for the novel The Chocolate War. However, it can be used with any novel to make characterizing easier for students. I based it on the acronym S.T.E.A.L. which is the five methods
I created this simple test to assess my students' skills as active readers. It is based on the essential skills, I feel, every proficient reader needs to demonstrate. It is designed to be used with any short story or text excerpt.