Teaching Character

Collection by Elizabeth Musselwhite

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Elizabeth Musselwhite
Incorporating technology and classic literature for middle school and high school students. This allows students to be creative and prove that they understand a character/text!--use with novel and myth characters! 6th Grade Reading, Middle School Reading, Middle School English, 10th Grade English, High School Writing, High School Literature, High School History, Ela Classroom, English Classroom

Modern Tech + Classic Lit.

My freshmen are wrapping up our study of The Odyssey this week, and I couldn’t help but share their adorable efforts on a recent in-class activity. Like a proud parent who tapes gold-star papers to the refrigerator, I often post awesome creations on my classroom’s back wall of cabinets. Make it onto the cabinet display?…

60 Graphic Organizers for Reading Fiction and Literature Perfect for fiction reading comprehension grades 16 Common Core aligned Some of the topics include setting sequen. Reading Comprehension Grade 1, 5th Grade Reading, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Middle School Reading, Third Grade Books, 7th Grade Ela, Library Skills

Fiction Graphic Organizers, Reading Response Worksheets, Distance Learning

Graphic organizers are an essential tool for differentiating and supporting all students in your classroom. They can also be used with any fiction books, which makes them very useful to send home for at home learning or distance learning. If you are looking for a paper and digital version, click h...

This character analysis frame helps students organize and better understand a character. Book It frame includes room to expand on the character's. Reading Lessons, Reading Resources, Reading Strategies, Reading Activities, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Parent Resources, Guided Reading

Character Analysis Worksheet

This character analysis frame helps students organize and better understand a character. Book It frame includes room to expand on the character's...

free character traits worksheet- click through for book recommendations for teaching character traits Reading Lessons, Reading Resources, Reading Strategies, Reading Activities, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Reading Comprehension, Guided Reading, Reading Groups

Quite a Character: Teaching Character Traits -

Understanding characters is an essential part of reading comprehension, so today I’m going to share part one in a two part post on how to teach character traits. Watch the Facebook live video about this topic here. (Click here to skip to part two.) Like many lessons, I start with a hook. I ask my students to partner up…

Free Character Trait List - sorted by synonyms to help students build character trait vocabulary. Teaching Made Practical < synonyms Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Writing Skills, Reading Comprehension, Writing Tips, Reading Response, Writing Lessons, Character Traits List, Character Education

Developing Character Trait Vocabulary

Several ideas to build your upper elementary students' character trait vocabulary. Includes free character trait printables.

DONE 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. Reading Strategies, Reading Activities, Reading Skills, Writing Skills, Reading Comprehension, Writing Tips, Comprehension Strategies, Teaching Writing, Teaching Resources

Teaching about character traits

As we have entered the month of August, every teacher, whether she likes it or not, starts thinking about school. Some of us have dreams (...

In this product by Bespoke ELA, I have compiled a list of adjectives (many of them SAT-level words) that can be used to describe a character. Students can select words from this list and use them to analyze and describe characters either in discussion or Expository Essay Topics, Essay Writing, Writing Skills, Writing Ideas, Literacy Skills, Study Skills, Letter Writing, Writing Inspiration, Writing Prompts

Bespoke ELA : Essay Writing + Curriculum Ideas for Secondary ELA

Bespoke ELA provides tailored lesson plans and educational products for secondary English teachers in grades 6-12.