Memorable Characters...Magnificent Stories : 10 Mini-Lessons on Crafting Lively Characters-The Key to Great Student Story Writing

Memorable Characters...Magnificent Stories : 10 Mini-Lessons on Crafting Lively Characters-The Key to Great Student Story Writing

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Table of Contents

Introduction                                       5 (2)
Organizing Reading and Writing Time Toward 7 (14)
Character Study
What Makes a Character Memorable? 21(26)
Teaching Students the Key Ingredients
Introductory Mini-Lesson: Observing Human 22(4)
Nature
Goal: To write notebook entries that have
thoughtful observations of people
Mini-Lesson 1: Studying Madeline Up Close 26(6)
Goal: To identify ways authors build
characters
Mini-Lesson 2: Tagging Characters 32(8)
Goal: To write notebook entries that give
a character a defining trait
Mini-Lesson 3: Developing Round Characters 40(7)
Goal: To create more fully-drawn
characters
Memorable Characters Engage Us Emotionally 47(12)
Teaching Students Basic Ways to Create
Likable Characters
Mini-Lesson 4: Finding Your Voice 48(6)
Goal: To write notebook entries that have
a strong voice
Mini-Lesson 5: Allowing the Reader to 54(5)
Envision
Goal: To explore what the author wants
you to infer about character---learning
to spot ``white spaces''
Opposites Attract 59(14)
Teaching Students How to Use Contrasting
Characters to Create Dynamic Plots
Mini-Lesson 6: Contrast Builds Conflict 60(7)
Goal: To chart contrast between the
protagonist and the antagonist
Mini-Lesson 7: Experimenting With Point 67(6)
of View
Goal: To analyze why authors use
different points of view
So What Have You Learned, Dorothy? 73(6)
Teaching Students How to Build Character
Growth Into Their Stories
Mini-Lesson 8: Change and Growth in 74(5)
Characters
Goal: To pinpoint places in books and
student writing where characters change
Hint, Hint 79(6)
Teaching Students Simple Ways to Use
Foreshadowing
Mini-Lesson 9: Sprinkling Hints About the 80(5)
Plot Within a Character's Traits
Goal: To learn to use foreshadowing
Capturing the Characters in Your Life 85
Teaching Students How to Fully Sketch
People They Know in Memoir Writing
Mini-Lesson 10: Creating Characters in 86
Memoir
Goal: To write memoirs with vivid details
and feelings