Lesson Plan 3: Creating Awesome Characters

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Following the model on book jackets, young writers draft their own author bio. After a discussion of the kinds of information they used in their blurbs that would prove interesting to readers, pupils work in groups to develop similar background material for a protagonist, antagonist, and two supporting characters.  The 3rd in a series of lessons from the NaNoWriMo writing project, the concepts in this activity can be applied to any study of characterization. Referenced worksheets are not included.

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Grade
5th - 9th
Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategies
Choral Response
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