Describe Pinky, Rex, and Amanda and how each character responds to major events and challenges by stating a claim and then providing supporting evidence from the entire text.
Book: Pinky and Rex and the Spelling Bee by James Howe
Describe Pinky, Rex, and Amanda and how each character responds to major events and challenges.
Review all vocabulary
This is the third discussion/writing deep dive into character. Again, for this lesson, start by having students retell and chart the key plot events of the story. Then challenge students to build onto what they already learned about each character in lessons 5 and 10. Push students to really think about what new traits they can come up with and what evidence from the text would support the new trait.