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Fantastic Characters: Analyzing and Creating Superheroes and Villains

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Fantastic Characters: Analyzing and Creating Superheroes and Villains

Grades 6 – 8
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Three 50-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Dylan Smith

Dylan Smith

Portland, Oregon

Publisher

National Council of Teachers of English

 

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Davinia

August 10, 2012

Wow. I thank you tremendously! i was running through ideas and glad to see that my thoughts and your plans on characterizations matched. And helped me think in-depth on which avenue to go to to teach my subject to my summer school class. I know my kids will love this very interactive version of your plans.

 

Lauren

April 06, 2011

Thank you so much for this post! I'm using a modified version for an anchor activity after the characterization unit test. Great lesson that will get my students thinking in a fun way, after such a lengthy test!

 

Cheryl Ruyle

October 25, 2010

Excellent lesson as a way to wrap up a unit on Characterization. I did this with special education seventh and eighth graders and didn't have to adapt a thing. Using this with the character Trading Card interactive is also cool, as each student can create a trading card of their super-character. The kids loved this whole project! Thanks for posting.

 

 

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