Creative Teaching & Learning

Classroom activities to explore character and motive

Five activities for use with primary age kids to explore characters, their emotions and motives, and their role in the story.

An important part of reading and writing is exploring characters and the role they play in a story. Empathy is a key word here – children have to be able to put themselves in a character’s shoes and think about their motives and emotions.

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