Describing Characters Using Direct Methods Of Characterization

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The successful conclusion to our Bitmoji Characterization Activity was a great start of our descriptive writing unit. My students were ready to explore their peers’ various character traits after they had completed Direct Characterization Activity.  So, here is one of my favourite characterization lessons that enables my students to write interesting character descriptions as they … Read more

Bitmoji Ice Breaking And Characterization Online Activity

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I have to say that I have never underestimated my students’ tech-savviness. I did have many moments during our face-to-face classes when I would get stuck with technology, and two or three of my ‘tech-savvy’ students would instantly offer their assistance. That says a lot about today’s millennials. While our students are becoming more tech-savvy … Read more