This is a short lesson teaching first grade students about characters in a story. It gives students an oppourtunity to interact with each other and technology as they explore using realistic fiction stories and more. This lesson also connects students with real world characters as in their own family situations. As part of this lesson students will be using ipad and computers to put together stories of their own. Check out www.scribblepress.com it has a great app. for the ipad and the kids love it. Also try Story Wheel and Picturebook also for the ipad.