A character is anyone in a story, and the main character is the most important character. In this movie, you’ll explore different characters and their traits, which describe what someone or something is like and how they look or act. You'll learn how a character might grow and change in a story. You can use a chart or other graphic organizer to help you gather and organize ideas to help you understand characters.

Character Movie Background Information for Teachers and Parents

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about story elements and main characters. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Character. It explains the type of content covered in the movie, provides ideas for how teachers and parents can develop related understandings, and suggests how other BrainPOP Jr. resources can be used to scaffold and extend student learning. See more »

Character as a Story Element Activities for Kids

In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about story elements and main characters. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Character topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. See more »