I love teaching character analysis! I love looking closely at an interesting character and trying to uncover what makes them tick. And in my experience, kids love this process, too. Unfortunately, for many kiddos, understanding character traits is.
I'm so tired of hearing that the character is "Nice" Classroom: Reading / Writing. Character Traits grouped with similar traits. Use to compare and contrast. What are the subtle differences? Would be great to transfer these into a web organizer.
Diving Deeper into Characters - My Favorite Read Alouds
Use familiar fairy tales to teach character traits! Students begin by describing themselves and their classmates using key vocabulary and move on to familiar characters from their favorite stories. Fun lesson ideas for grade grade and grade