This Culture Clash: Exploring Characters within El Bronx Remembered by ECSDM lesson plan also includes:
Using a character map, learners assign traits to characters from Nicholasa Mohr’s El Bronx Remembered: A Novella and Stories. In addition, groups record evidence from the stories to justify the labels and use these sheets to prepare for a Jeopardy character identification game. The richly detailed plan, which familiarizes readers with the process of characterization, includes links to templates used in the activities.
- Includes a ticket out the door activity
- Consider expanding the lesson by first modeling how to use material in the text to determine a character trait