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Character Analysis: New Year's Activity

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 4 pages | Grades: 3 - 6

Practice inferring how a character would ring in the new year with this 7-activity booklet.

Get In Their Head With Character Analysis

In this New Year’s activity, students use evidence from a piece of text to infer how a character would ring in the new year.

After reading a fiction text in class (or independently), students will choose a character from the text and complete a set of seven activities using their chosen character.

This activity works well when used in your reading center, book clubs, or novel studies in the first few weeks of a new year.

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