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

Name ________________________________________________________

Group ________________________________________________________

Book _________________________________________________________

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.

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