We found 397 resources with the concept characterization
From Ben’s Pen to Our Lives
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat would Ben do? Jumping off from the pseudonymous letters Ben Franklin fooled his older brother into publishing when he was still a teenager, young literary lovers dive into acting, writing, and addressing a local issue with wit and...
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
7th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewMaya Angelou's first autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings is the anchor text in a unit that asks readers to examine how personal relationships and the environment impact a writer's point of view. Class members complete a variety...
In this collection, students learn about direct and indirect characterization through a series of lessons, worksheets, and graphic organizers.Students will also use Waggle Learning Goals' adaptive practice to work at their own pace. Skill Boosts can also be used as a pre- or post-assessments.
Analyzing Vonnegut's View of the Future and His Commentary on the Present in Harrison Bergeron
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Kurt Vonnegut's short story "Harrison Bergeron" engages adolescents with its theme about the dangers of complete societal equality. Learners complete a graphic organizer to track literary elements in the story, as well as an inference...
The Reader’s Guide to Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Researching the characters, setting, and background history of a work of literature enhances interest and improves reading comprehension. An interactive website contains a wealth of resources related to Emily Bronte's novel Wuthering...
Wuthering Heights 1: On the Moors
2 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Emily Bronte's classic novel Wuthering Heights introduced the world to the popular characters—and complicated relationship—of Catherine and Heathcliff. A video clip from a 2009 film adaptation of the classic novel helps introduce the...
The Great Gatsby and the Sense of Taste: Character Recipe Cards
9th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
Even characters in a play are what they eat! Elements such as inner thoughts, reactions of others, and style of clothing all reveal aspects of a character, but what does the food they eat say about them? Explore the characters from The...
A Reader's Guide: The Lord of the Rings
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Delve into the delightful depths of J.R.R Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings with a thought-provoking reader's guide. With literary questions for the novel as well as the subsequent The Two Towers and The Return of the King, the guide is a...
Personal Narratives: Learning from Lessons Life Teaches Us
7th CCSS: Designed
"First Appearance," Mark Twain's tale about overcoming stage fright, serves as a model of a personal narrative and gets young writers thinking about milestones in their own lives. After examining student models and considering the...