Teaching Character Traits

Last week I introduced character traits to my students.  We are reading Freckle Juice by Judy Blume.  Determining character traits to describe Andrew, is pretty easy.  My students are really getting into coming up with traits and then proving those traits with text based evidence.

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This is the anchor chart that is displayed for students to refer to.  As we go, we will be adding additional traits to the bottom.

What’s your favorite book to teach character traits?

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