There are six characters in the story. There is Laurie, Charles, Mother, Father, his sister and his teacher. The setting takes place at home and school. It is the beginning of the year and he is in kindergarten.
There is character vs. character because Charles vs. teacher. There is also character vs. self because Laurie at home and school. Character vs. society because Charles is breaking the rules.
Laurie has his first day of kindergarten. Laurie comes home from school and tells his parents about his day at school. There is a kid at school named Charles and he is naughty.
Everyday after school Laurie tells his parents about his day at school. Laurie tells them Charles is getting really bad at school. Laurie's school as a PTA meeting and Laurie's mom misses the meeting. There is a second PTA meeting and his mom goes to it and looks for Charle's mother but she can't find her.
Laurie's mother goes to his classroom and asks Laurie's teacher about the Charles. The teacher looks at her confused tells his mother that there is no Charles. She tells her that Laurie has been very naughty in class. And that Laurie is really Charles and Charles is Laurie.
Laurie's mom goes back to her house and tells laurie's dad about the news she heard. They decide to talk to Laurie about what he was doing. They tell him that it is not ok to lie to anyone. Laurie went back to school and his teacher told his parents that he was being a good student.