What Are Character Traits in a Story?
There are so many interesting things that we learn in the English Language, but one of the most fun things that come with English is story writing. Now, within the story writing stuff, there are millions of things that contribute to making it interesting.
One of the essential parts of story writing is the characters in the story and their traits. Do you know what character traits are? Let us help you.
Character traits, like real people, are the habits and the ideas that make a character non-imaginary. They help the reader understand what the character is all about. Tall, short, bitter, sweet, salty, sarcastic, kind, etc. they all make a reader better grasp what the person in the story is really like!
What character traits do you look for in a friend? Choose from the character traits below,
and/or add others that are important to you.
Think about a time recently when you had a disagreement with
someone. What happened?
Read each version of the scenario. Identify three
character traits that Chuck is displaying in each
Fill in the blanks using a character trait from the Word Bank.
Match each sentence to the character trait it represents.
List as many character traits as you can to describe Mr. Sampson.
Match each sentence to the character trait is represents. Not all
character traits will be used.
Look at each picture. Identify at least one character
trait that each person is displaying.
Think about someone that you
know. What do you like about them?
Choose a character from the story. Identify
their internal external and internal traits.
Study each picture. What kind of character traits do
think that person has based on the picture?
Choose a public personality that you admire, like a YouTuber, actor/actress,
singer, etc. In the box, draw a picture of the person. Then list 10 character traits they possess.
Read about each interaction. Identify a character
trait in each passage and write it on the line. Explain your answer by referring to
Think about your pet or the pet of
someone that you know. List as many of their character traits as you
can think of. Draw a picture of the pet.
Choose a character from the story. Identify three main traits of the character. Cite
text evidence to support your answers.