Character description

Collection by Catherine Atkinson

Catherine Atkinson
Character Map - Would be great in guided reading with higher levels or do a something similar as an anchor chart for a mini lesson. Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Reading Groups, Guided Reading Activities, Reading Logs, Reading Art, Comprehension Activities

Character Map

I created this character map that I use during stations. I copy the Character Traits on the back and have them highlight the traits that describe the character. Then, they write them on the front of the page in the Character Traits section. They draw an illustration of the character in the middle of the page. I love it because I can use it during stations for the story of the week, whole group, or they can even complete it independently using the main character from their AR book. Click on…

Easy Kids Halloween Crafts - Potato Print Monsters (Via Mollymoo Crafts) Childrens Crafts Preschool, Toddler Crafts, Preschool Crafts, Crafts For Kids, Potato Print, Potato Stamp, Theme Halloween, Halloween Crafts, Creative Activities

Potato Printing Monsters for everyday fun

potato printing fun in the kitchen - add paint, googly eyes and a few cotton buds to create goofy, scary or pretty monsters...

Very Busy Kindergarten: Friday Favorite March 22 based on "Aliens Love Underpants" by Claire Freedman. Don't know the book though-- Outer Space Crafts, Outer Space Theme, Kindergarten Art, Preschool Art, Art Sub Lessons, Reading Lessons, Guided Reading, Art Sub Plans, Art For Kids

Friday Favorite March 22

This week my Friday Favorite is from my partner teacher Lynn and Mrs. Jump. My partner teacher, Lynn, found a new book for...

Our treasure hunt in the Gruffalo Woods! Gruffalo Eyfs, Gruffalo Activities, Gruffalo Party, The Gruffalo, Learning Activities, Julia Donaldson Books, Gruffalo's Child, Story Sack, Author Studies

Our treasure hunt in the Gruffalo Woods!

On New Years Day we had fun in the secret Gruffalo Woods near Storrington, West Sussex doing a treasure hunt...... Learn more about our family treasure hunts and geocaching here. If you would like...

We love the book, Aliens Love Underpants! We made aliens and wrote about what we would do if an alien came to visit. Space Theme Classroom, Classroom Decor, School Displays, Classroom Displays, Literacy Display, Space Projects, Space Crafts, Sistema Solar, Space Activities


We love the book, Aliens Love Underpants! We made aliens and wrote about what we would do if an alien came to visit. The kids had some...

Character Description Posters – Monster Pack 1 – Heidi Buddenberg - Touching and Emotional Image Talk 4 Writing, Writing Lessons, Writing Workshop, Teaching Writing, Kindergarten Writing, Descriptive Writing Activities, Writing Resources, Writing Ideas, Teaching Resources

Character Description Posters

A special monster pack of our 'Can you describe me' range.A great resource to help with the teaching of descriptive writing. Included in this pack are 10 x A4 posters each showing a different monster like character. Around the outside of the character are a number of key questions to help the child describe the character. All images provided thanks to our link with Looking for a themed pack? (e.g. superheros, animals?) Email us at and we will…

Variation for independent reading projects: Character Study Reading Exit Slips to organize your “character study” mini-lessons and keep your students accountable for reading and responding with purpose Reading Lessons, Reading Resources, Reading Strategies, Reading Activities, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Teaching Ideas, Guided Reading

Reading Exit Slips - Character Study - Distance Learning

These character study reading response exit tickets can be printed and used in reading response journals or used digitally for distance learning in Google Classroom. This resource includes both printable and digital versions. Reading response prompts will help organize your character study unit an...

The Twits by Roald Dahl - here illustrated by Quentin Blake Art And Illustration, Quentin Blake Illustrations, Book Illustrations, Roald Dahl Books, The Twits, Animation, Teacher Favorite Things, Childrens Books, Drawings

Roald Dahl voted teachers' favourite author

Roald Dahl is teachers' favourite author and Julia Donaldson's The Gruffalo is chosen as the best book for children.

Fun and creative projects for children's books, extra large group projects, and unique book report project templates. School Projects, Fun Projects, Group Projects, Cooperative Learning, Kids Learning, The Enormous Crocodile, Book Report Projects, Roald Dahl Books, Teacher Lesson Plans

Enormous Crocodile Lesson Plans: Author Roald Dahl

These Enormous Crocodile Lesson Plans include a large group project in the shape of a huge crocodile. Your students will love completing this fun group project together based on the book by Roald Dahl.