Name: _____________________________ Post Mortem of a Character Choose one characters from the short story “Seventh Grade”. Complete at least five of the following body parts for the post reading autopsy of this character. Place these strategically on the body outline. Write a sentence/claim that describes that particular aspect of the character, and then place a quote to support your assertion. Head – Intellectual side Eyes – Seeing through Ears – Hearing through of the character—What the character’s eyes— the character’s ears— are his dreams? What memorable sights What does he notice Visions? Philosophies affect him? How? and remember others he keeps inside? saying to him? How is he affected? Nose – Smelling Mouth—The Arms –Working—What through the character’s character’s is the character’s nose—What smells communication—What relationship to work in affect him? How? philosophy does the general? To specific character believe? work? What arguments/debates? What song would characterize the character’s philosophy of life? Hands – The practical Heart – The emotional Torso – The instinctive side of the character— side of the character— side of the character— What conflicts does he What does he or she What doesn’t he or she or she deal with? How? love? Hate? Whom? like about himself or How? herself? What does he or she hide? What brings the character pain? What does he or she fear? Legs – The playful side Feet-The character’s Wings – The of the character—What mobility—Where has character’s future— does he or she do for he or she been? How Where is he or she fun? has he or she been going? affected by travel or setting? Draw your character in the space provided below. Place your sentence describing the character and the quote from the book to the side of each body part. Make sure to label the body part.