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Where Do They Stand?: Perspectives on Othello's Marriage
Students read and discuss Act one, scene three of the play, Othello. They examine the text in small groups, determine each character's attitude toward Othello, identify text to justify their conclusions, then recite lines to the class.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
Character's Motive: Sammy Keyes and the Hollywood Mummy
Sixth graders explore language arts by completing a reading comprehension worksheet. For this character study lesson, 6th graders read a crime story and investigate which character they belive committed the crime. Students complete a character motivation worksheet based on their analysis of the story.
6th Language Arts 4 Views 21 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Students analyze the motivations behind characters. In this character analysis lesson, students reflect on conflicts from previous stories and watch a clip from 'East is East.' Students answer questions for the movie and watch the movie from another perspective.
10th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Students read and analyze the fictional novel Leslie's Journal. Throughout this extended lesson plan, students are encouraged to respond to thematic concerns and evaluate the plausibility of the text and characters. Many self-reflective activities are suggested to allow for deeper analysis.
9th - 11th Language Arts 3 Views 23 Downloads
Students analyze a piece of writing by creating diary entries based on a character. In this reading comprehension lesson, students read an assigned book with their classmates and create a sketch of what they believe the main character looks like.
5th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 13 Views 24 Downloads
In this writing worksheet, students discover that a character sketch in writing helps to create vivid and powerful stories. Students examine a picture of a character and fill out a web, answering questions about her and then writing a story about the character they have invented.
5th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 30 Downloads
You Know, What's -his-name. Yeah, that guy
Students rewrite part of a novel in play format and act it out. In this character lesson, students recognize the attributes of the main characters and their relationships. Students relate their word choice to the genre. Students reflect on the performance of their peers.
6th - 7th Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Story Summaries; The Three Little Pigs
Young scholars explore language arts by completing a graphic organizer in class. In this story structure lesson, students read the classic tale "The Three Little Pigs" and discuss the main characters, conflict and setting. Young scholars complete a four square graphic organizer using the information they found in the book.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 16 Views 16 Downloads
Be a Perfect Person in Just Three Days
Students explore a variety of reading strategies. In this reading comprehension instructional activity, students read a chapter from Be a Perfect Person in Just Three Days by Stephen Manes, create and complete a vocabulary table, locate and list contractions, and write a related journal entry.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Cause and Effects: SOL Strategy Practice and Myth
Third graders analyze several folk tales in class. For this storytelling lesson, 3rd graders read the story Prometheus and identify the characteristics of a myth that make it different from a traditional narrative. Students complete a test based upon folklore and fiction writing.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts 10 Views 103 Downloads
Let's Trade! The Prince and the Pauper
Sixth graders read and analyze the novel, The Prince and the Pauper. They examine character development, discuss opinions using text, and develop and present a slide show demonstrating the development of a character from the beginning to the end of the book.
6th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
A Cricket in Times Square
Explore storytelling by answering reading comprehension questions. Emerging readers read the book A Cricket in Times Square and identify the characters, story points, themes and plot. They define vocabulary terms from the story and answer study questions about the book.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 5 Views 87 Downloads
Planning for Compare/ Contrast in Jane Eyre
What similarities and differences can your readers find in Bertha Rochester and Jane Eyre? They take notes for each character in the space provided, and then they record some similarities and differences. Although the idea behind this assignment is strong, the spaces to record observations are quite small.
9th - 11th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Character Development/Analyzing Characters
Asking your class members to analyze the characters in a text they are reading? Here are templates for graphic organizers that make the task much simpler. Users are asked to identify traits, motivations, conflicts, relationships, and/or points of view.
6th - 8th Language Arts 4 Views 2 Downloads
English Literature Circle Discussion
Students participate in literary circles to analyze characters, critique writing, discuss events, and story elements. In this literary circles lesson, students take responsibility for their learning as a member of the group. Students tape and self-evaluate how they've participated to further discussion for the next book.
7th - 8th Language Arts 9 Views 8 Downloads