This teacher did a great character study on the BFG. I think that's an excellent choice for character study! I also like to stress the difference between character traits and actions, then connect the two. Awesome anchor chart from oneextradegree.blogspot.com
BFG Novel Study - perfect for book clubs, literature circles or a whole class novel study.This comprehensive BFG novel study includes reading responses, chapter by chapter discussion group questions, a vocabulary word wall, a character wall, lots of writing activities, an end of the book assessment, plus SO much more!