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Identifying Theme Escape Room - ELA (Reading Comprehension Passages)
This breakout escape room is a fun way for students to practice their skills with identifying theme. Given short passages, students must identify the theme of a story. Students then use decoder puzzles to turn their answers into a 4 digit code and advance level by level to break out of the game.Im

Also included in: ELA Escape Room Reading Comprehension (Figurative Language, Identifying Theme)

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Determine Theme - Identify Theme Literature - Plot Development - Greek Mythology
Determine Theme in Literature - Identify Theme - Find Theme - Develop Plot with the integration of Greek Mythology Stories. Includes: - Plot Development Printouts and Tasks - Literary Theme Printouts and Tasks - Ticket out the door - Foldables - Annotation Coding - Anchor Charts for Plot Li

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Identifying Theme 6th 5th 4th Grade Reading Comprehension Passages
Theme: These theme cootie catchers are a great way for students to have fun while finding the theme of a story. How to Play and Assembly Instructions are included. This activity has students reading 8 short passages to each other and then asked to identify the theme out of two possible choices. Th

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Teaching theme activites and passages
If you are looking to teach or review theme with your students then this activity set is for you. Theme can be a difficult topic for students to understand, help them with this engaging exploration and active learning set. Students can mind map around individual / different themes, categorize the i
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Identifying Theme in Fictional Texts - ELA Test Prep
Students will be learning how to identify the theme of a passage. They will be shown different ways in which theme is shown in a passage and will analyze those lessons. The teacher will model this strategy using a few very short stories, and the students will apply this strategy individually on two
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Identifying Theme with Supporting Details
Students complete this independent assessment, or small group worksheet by reading a short story and identifying the supporting details that match the correct theme. This is a great activity for a formal assessment on which students understand theme and can find the evidence to support it! Also in
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Theme: Teaching Theme, Short Story Literary Elements, Elements of Fiction
Analyze and Infer: Identifying Theme for Google Drive Teach and review the literary element of theme with your students! This teaching resource includes access to an attractive, modern Google Slides presentation about the literary element theme and provides practical strategies for identifying the
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Literary Analysis - Identifying Theme PowerPoint
Identifying Theme PowerPoint I teach an inclusion ESE class and have struggled greatly with getting my students to be able identify the theme of a story. By using fun, familiar stories, and an easy to use graphic organizer I found my students had a better understanding of the concepts. I created th
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Fiction Theme Task Cards with Short Passages and Answer Sheet
Our 10 short passage task cards will help your students identify the theme of a story. Theme is a difficult concept to master, as it requires a higher level of inferencing. Use the task cards as review, reteaching or reinforcing the skill of theme. Task cards are excellent go-to resources, especia
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Identify The Theme Worksheet
These short passages guide students to the "lesson in the story, hidden by the author" by asking what "What does the main character learn from their actions?" and other guiding comprehension questions. Very good for scaffolding and extending to include citing evidence or discussion how/why answers
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Identifying Theme
Identifying theme using short passages and evidence from the text.
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Identifying Theme and Analyzing its Development over Multiple Short Stories
This 90-minute mini-lesson is designed to help students collaborate to articulate a central theme that runs through multiple short stories in Jhumpa Lahiri's "Interpreter of Maladies". The document is in editable Word format so that any group of short stories or even novels (literature circles) coul
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"The Veldt" by Ray Bradbury Close Reading & Argumentative Writing Task Unit
Are you looking for a short story that will pique your students’ interest and encourage their curiosity? How about a short story set in a futuristic dystopian society where technology can replace even the most basic of human activities and has one of the most jaw-dropping endings in literature? Look

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Themes in Reading: Four Targeted Tri-folds
These four print-and-go tri-folds target the skill of determining the theme of a piece of literature. You can use these theme tri-folds over the course of 4 days to provide targeted instruction on this topic. As I was creating these tri-folds, I pictured myself using them with small groups of stude

Also included in: Reading Skills Bundle: TEN Sets of Tri-folds Targeting Reading Skills!

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Theme Bundle
This activity is designed to teach the skill “Theme”. This is best used to introduce the skill, use as a station, or as an intervention. There are many differentiated options and this activity can be used with grades 3-6, depending on your group.-Poster sentence frames: color and black and white opt
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Ray Bradbury Short Story Bundle: "All Summer In A Day" & "The Veldt"
The Ray Bradbury Short Story Bundle contains multiple resources for "All Summer in a Day" and "The Veldt": two close reading units that include differentiated materials, narrative writing task, and argumentative writing task as well as 36 creative and higher order thinking task cards for each story.
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"Harrison Bergeron" by Kurt Vonnegut Close Reading & Argumentative Writing Task
Are you looking for a short story that will pique your students’ interest and encourage their curiosity? How about a short story set in a futuristic dystopian society in the United States where everyone is equal? Look no further than “Harrison Bergeron” by Kurt Vonnegut. This engaging and rigorous c

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"The Veldt" Bundle- Close Reading & Argumentative Writing with Task Cards
Are you looking for a short story that will pique your students’ interest and encourage their curiosity? How about a short story set in a futuristic dystopian society where technology can replace even the most basic of human activities and has one of the most jaw-dropping endings in literature? Look
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Winter Reading Comprehension Passages For Primary Grades
These are 9 winter themed short passages to practice reading comprehension and fluency. Along with each story is a cut and paste page for students to unscramble a sentence related to the passage and space to illustrate and write that sentence. Each passage includes tracking dots underneath each wo
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5 ELA Doodle Notes and Activities Mini-Units - Reading Comprehension Passages
It’s absolutely essential to teach students how to read text, process what the passage says, and understand its meaning. One way to do just that is to help students learn about and develop reading comprehension skills like making inferences, finding the main idea, summarizing, sequencing and differ
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Theme PowerPoint Lesson
Teach students to determine a theme within a literary work: This 36-slide power point is an engaging product that can be used to introduce your entire class to the concept of themes in literature. **You will need the book "Because of Winn-Dixie" by Kate DiCamillo for reference.**The PowerPoint cont

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Short Story Close Reading MEGA-BUNDLE:140+ Pgs of CCSS Aligned Activities, PPTs
SHORT STORY UNIT: SAVE ALMOST 50% WITH 7 PRODUCTS IN 1! The ability to closely read and analyze text is central to Common Core. Using four classic short stories, this MASSIVE mega-bundle includes close reading activities—with detailed lesson plans, full texts of stories, and answer keys—so that s
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ELA Reading Comprehension PowerPoint Bundle
ELA Reading Comprehension Collection Bundle Use our 12 comprehension presentations to engage and teach important concepts. We've compiled our 12 comprehension PowerPoints into our growing bundle! Here's what you'll find: Cause and Effect (times 2) Main Idea (times 2) Context Clues Fact and Opinio
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3 Theme Lesson Plans for Teaching Theme - Passages and Worksheets
Understanding a story’s theme is critical to deciphering the author’s message in a text. This 3-day theme unit is designed to make learning fun while helping students go beyond the surface meaning of text to truly understand the author's message and the underlying meaning of the text. Filled with

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