Lesson Information

Kindergarten lesson:

Week: 7 Lesson ID:482

The Big Questions:

What is a character? How do you know what a character is? How do you find them in a book? How do you think a character might feel? How do you know?


  1. Look at a book and learn about characters.
  2. Make character puppets.
  3. Use the puppets to tell us more about your character. 

Important Docs


Paper Bag Pig


The Standards

Lesson Standard:

I can tell you about my character by telling you what happened in the story.

With prompting and support, identify characters, settings, and major events in a story.

Assessment Tool:

I am able to recognize that my puppet character will have characteristics that make it special. I will be able to tell Dr. Bernal about my puppet's personality as a main character.