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Teaching Character Traits in Reading

CC Standard RL.1.3 - Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details. - This post contains multiple ways to introduce character analysis to first grade students, by suggesting steps to take. First, start with defining character traits (inside and outside). This anchor chart would be a helpful reminder for students of things to pay attention to while analyzing a character.

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Understanding Characters

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Teach character traits with this FREE character traits activity! It includes three components: a character traits anchor chart, lesson, and interactive notebook printable!

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Understanding Characters

Teacher Trap|Understanding Characters. This article contains some solid ideas for anchor charts, like the one pictured above, for teaching students to think about character development. The visuals and simplicity of the designs make these ideas suitable for use with ELLs.

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Teaching Character Traits in Reading

Teaching about character traits in reading can be challenging but fun! One of the hardest parts for kids, is that...