Reflection: Intervention and Extension Character Focus: A Beginning Look - Section 3: Getting to Know Characters

 

It is often hard to get students to focus on other characters in the book. To make sure that characters like the mothers or soldiers are covered, I ask specific students to take on this characters. This is to challenge my higher readers to use more of their comprehension and inferencing skills to learn about a character. 

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Character Focus: A Beginning Look

Unit 18: Number the Stars Literature Unit
Lesson 2 of 19

Objective: SWBAT describe and write a fact about the first characters we meet in chapter one of the book. Students will add to the characters as they come across them in our reading.

Big Idea: In order to see the development of characters students need come up with a basic understanding of who they are and facts about them.

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