Your middle school or high school students will love using their critical thinking skills and creativity in this fun dramatization of character and characterization interpretation. CCSS RL 3 + Speaking and Listening aligned with learning targets. Students portray characters to analyze and interpret the characters' traits and motivations. Contains detailed teacher instructions as well as student instructions, resources for the activity, and formative assessments. Highly motivational!
Drama Class Activities for Middle School-"What are you Doing?" is the only one I hadn't used. (Fall '13)
Teach characterization by using fun, short videos with compelling characters and problems. Guide students through character analysis with critical thinking questions. Ideal middle school activity -- five video suggestions. Perfect mini lesson and intro