Curipod placeholder



Curipod lesson about topic "Characters"

Profile picture of garber.danielle


Updated a month ago

1. Word cloud
60 seconds
Name one of your favorite characters!
2. Slide
60 seconds
Characters are people or creatures in stories. They have unique traits that make them memorable. These traits can be physical, emotional, or intellectual.
An Introduction to Characters
3. Slide
60 seconds
Characterization: The process of creating a character and developing its personality. Protagonist: The main character in a story who undergoes the most significant change. Antagonist: The character whose actions oppose those of the protagonist.
4. Poll
60 seconds
Which character is your favorite?
  • Harry Potter
  • Hermione Granger
  • Ron Weasley
  • Dumbledore
5. Slide
60 seconds
The oldest known fictional character is Gilgamesh from the Epic of Gilgamesh written around 2100 BCE. In Shakespeare’s plays, he often used characters as symbols or metaphors for ideas. Disney has over 8,000 characters in their library!
Fun facts:
6. Drawings
270 seconds
Draw / write: What character traits do you admire most in characters from books, movies or other forms of media?
7. Drawings
180 seconds
Draw / write: If you could create a new character for a book or movie, what would they be like?
8. Open question
180 seconds
Think about a specific character that has inspired you and why.
9. Open question
270 seconds
How can we use the experiences of characters to learn more about ourselves?

Suggested content