We found 60 resources with the concept character descriptions
Writing About Literature: Comparing and Contrasting Characters in Heidi
5th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewScholars read excerpts from the story, Heidi, in a three-part assessment that focuses on comparing and contrasting characters. Each part contains three tasks that challenge learners to discuss, answer comprehension questions,...
The Twits - Mrs Twit Gets a Stretching
3rd - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewA cork, a rubber snake, and a bucket of mud may not seem like the best materials for washing a car, but they are in The Twits. The fifth lesson in an 11-part unit designed to accompany The Twits by Roald Dahl has readers role play...
Thrills! Chills! Using Scary Stories to Motivate Students to Read
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
What better way to motivate reading than with scary stories, especially around Halloween. Using a Goosebumps series set of books, learners participate in daily reading of chapters from their book. Each day they focus on a different story...
How Will You Describe Me?
1st - 5th
There are many ways to describe people. Their physical appearances, personality traits, and behaviors are a few examples. This also applies to characters in literature, and it is important for our children to be able to identify obvious traits and even reveal the not-so-obvious ones. Use this collection to help your students analyze characters in literature.
We Can Work It Out: English Language Development Lessons (Theme 7)
1st CCSS: Adaptable
Listen, look, speak, and move are the routine steps of the English language development lessons found in a We Can Work It Out themed unit. Language proficiency is reinforced through picture cards, poems, and grand discussions about...
Comprehension During Independent Reading
2nd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Ideal for a language arts class, literary unit, or independent reading assignment, a set of reading worksheets address a wide array of skills. From poetic elements to nonfiction text features, you can surely find a valuable resource in...