Character Traits-Uses the acronym F.A.S.T. for Character's (F)eelings, (A)ctions, (S)ayings, (T)houghts...Could do this in students readers' notebooks.
FAST Characterization: Great for student writing and for analyzing characters in class novels
Character Growth Timeline-plus this blog post has helpful teaching tips
Ways to HOOK your reader
Paragraph Reminder~ This is great for students who are beginning to write multi-paragraph narratives or essays. Simple, clear, and helpful!
Anchor Chart - character
Differences between Inference and Prediction. Excellent to use when introducing inferences. Students can tell what they know about predictions, and then learn about how inferenceing is different.
Readers Workshop- Building a Reading Life
TRAITS! Mood vs. Tone Anchor Chart
600 Other Ways to Say Common Things: Improving Student Vocabulary
Author's Purpose anchor chart (picture only) I love how each genre is listed beside the purpose.