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.
-- BFG / BFG by Roald Dahl --These BFG ears a fantastic quick make to become the friendliest giant of them all! All you need is some felt and a headband, then finish off the look with a shirt, green trousers and a waistcoat if you have them.
Augustus Gloop was described in the book as a 'great, big, greedy nincompoop'! Our Augustus Gloop character study worksheet asks children to pick adjectives to describe the character, and then think about whether they would like to meet Augustus Gloop!