Note: This template is more suited for children at the elementary level. See the role template Illustrator for middle and high school students.
The Artful Artist
Assignment p ________ -p _________
You are the Artful Artist. Your job is to draw anything about the story that you liked:
__ a character
__ the setting
__ a problem
__ an exciting part
__ a surprise
__ a prediction of what will happen next
__ anything else
Draw on the back of this page or on a bigger piece of paper if you need it. Do any kind of drawing or picture you like. When your group meets, do not tell what your drawing is. Let them guess and talk about it first. Then you can tell about it.
Adapted from Literature Circles: Voice and Choice in the Student-Centered
Classroom by Harvey Daniels. Stenhouse
Publishers, York ME, 1994 Published in Canada by Pembroke Publishers,
Markham, ON 1994.