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Fiction, Creating Characters


  • Aug 9 2010 1:51 AM

    Mary Kay Monson


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In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from ARTSEDGE, students explore characterization as an element of fiction. They learn how authors use characterization, dialogue, and point of view to reveal a character. They then experiment with constructing characters of their own.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 5 to 8

    Topics: Visual Arts, Theatre, Literature, English-Language Arts