Students will be able to create a script by writing dialogue for a story's characters.
Students will be able to identify characters with nouns and associated pronouns using a graphic organizer and strategic partnerships.
Ask students to share what they know about the word character. Confirm or paraphrase student answers, as needed.
Share a student-friendly language objective by reading it aloud. Have learners repeat it. Explain that today's lesson will be about using clues in the text, in the form of nouns and pronouns, to help us figure out the characters and what they are saying.