Here's a fun way for children to practise describing characters and character traits in their writing. Imagine you are writing a script for a television programme and your main character is typical of people born in the Year of the Rat. Can you describe the character and how they behave in detail?
Year of the Rat Character Study Worksheet
Emotional, brave, sympathetic, sensitive, daring and powerful - these are some of the adjectives often used to describe people born in the Year of the Tiger! Can the children create a character for a television programme based on these character traits, and write about them in detail?
People born in the Year of the Snake are said to be determined, calm, sympathetic, elegant, wise and passionate! This worksheet asks the children to create a character who possesses these character traits and then describe them in detail.