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    This resource contains a variety of theme worksheets and theme graphic organizers to help students practice finding theme in individual texts AND analyzing a shared theme between two different texts! There are also 4 engaging theme analysis activities to help students in find theme in any text! Have students show their understanding and knowledge of theme with a creative and engaging one pager activity or brochure project!.

    THEME WORKSHEETS - DIGITAL AND PRINT

    Print and Digital Versions Included:

    - PDF Print (no-prep print and go!)

    - Google Classroom (save the sheets to your Google Drive to assign to your students in Google Classroom!)

    - PDF Fill In (have your students type directly on the PDF via PDF form boxes!)

    There are 10 total sheets and 7 answer keys broken down by:

    1. Defining Theme

    - Two sheets breaking down the difference between a theme topic and a theme statement.

    - A mind map graphic organizer for students to assess their background knowledge of the literary term theme.

    2. Theme Analysis Focusing on an Individual Text

    - Two graphic organizers for students to analyze a theme topic (one-word main idea such as "Adventure") in a individual text. Version one is a chart and version two is a graphic organizer.

    - Graphic organizer for students to create and analyze a theme statement present in an individual text. (theme statement = a sentence stating the message/lesson the author tries to convey to the reader.)

    3. Worksheets for Finding Shared Theme Between Two Texts

    - Venn Diagram for students to brainstorm theme topics shared between two texts.

    - Graphic organizer for students to analyze a theme topic present in both texts.

    - Graphic organizer for students to analyze a theme statement present in both texts.

    - Chart for students to create and analyze a theme statement (message/lesson) present in both texts.

    THEME ACTIVITIES PRINT & DIGITAL


    1. Finding Theme Digital Flipbooks for Google Classroom™

    Three engaging teaching theme activities to help your students in determining theme topics, theme statements, and also identifying a shared theme between two different texts! These are great main idea distance learning activities in the form of a digital Flipbook accessible on Google Classroom™ AND Microsoft PowerPoint!

    Teacher Directions for:

    - Google Classroom™ (save the sheets to your Google Drive to assign to your students in Google Classroom! Also included are must need steps to follow to ensure resource is downloaded correctly!)

    - Microsoft PowerPoint (Directions on how to create a PPT version from Google Slides with links still intact!)

    - MAC and PC Users who want to extract pages from PDF (If you want to save certain pages as a stand alone PDF to assign to students.)

    Multiple Versions

    - Three Flipbook Activities

    - Each come with two versions: one in color and one in black and white

    Three Answer Keys

    - Theme Topic Analysis (Using Of Mice & Men)

    - Theme Topic Analysis (Using Of Mice & Men)

    - Theme Topic Analysis (Using Of Mice & Men and Kindred)

    #1: Digital Flipbook focusing on a Theme Topic

    This flipbook contains a tab for:

    • Theme topic vs theme statement.
    • Mind map for students to brainstorm theme topics they think are repeated throughout the text
    • A chart for students to analyze how setting(s), character(s) and event(s) relate to their chose theme topic.
    • A chart for students to identify evidence from the text and explain how it relates to theme topic they chose.

    #2: Digital Flipbook focusing on a Theme Statement

    This flipbook contains a tab for:

    • Theme topic vs theme statement.
    • Mind map for students to:
    • Brainstorm theme topics they think are repeated throughout the text
    • Choose a specific theme topic
    • Create a theme statement using the theme topic they chose

    • A chart for students to identify evidence from the text and explain how it relates to the theme statement they identified.

    #3: Digital Flipbook focusing on a Theme Shared Between Two Different Texts

    This flipbook contains a tab for:

    • Theme topic vs theme statement.
    • Mind map for students to brainstorm theme topics they think are repeated throughout the text
    • A chart for students to identify character's from the text and how they relate to the theme statement.
    • A chart for students to identify specific events from the text and explain how they relate to the theme statement.

    2. One Pager Activity

    Have students show their understanding and knowledge of theme with this creative and engaging one pager activity.

    Get this activity and more in my One Pager Activity Bundle for Books, Plays, Articles, Research Topics & About Me!

    Includes:

    1. Theme Info Sheet that:

    - Defines theme, theme topic and theme statement

    - Explains the difference between a theme topic and a theme statement

    2. Student guidelines and rubric for creating and grading the one pager for theme.

    3. SEVEN STUDENT EXAMPLES!

    3. BROCHURE ACTIVITY

    In this engaging finding theme analysis activity students create a brochure showcasing their understanding of a major lesson/message they believe has developed throughout the text!

    TWO Brochure Options: Bi- Fold OR Tri-Fold which include:

    1. Planning Sheet

    2. Student Directions

    3. Rubric

    3. PAPER TENT ACTIVITY

    This fun and engaging finding theme activity tasks students with identifying a theme and the characters and events that help develop the theme, as well as create a visual representation of the theme!

    They do all of this in fun and creative way - a paper tent! Have you ever had your students create name tents during the beginning of the school year? Well imagine them doing the same thing except they use the tent to visualize their analysis of a theme in the text!


    Includes a resource to help students understand theme vs. main idea, a planning sheet for their tent and 2 different templates for the theme analysis tent!:

    • Theme Resource

    Students often struggle with understanding the difference between a main idea

    (theme topic) and the theme (a message or lesson the author tries to teach the reader through the main idea).

    That is why I included a resource that helps students identify a theme topic and then use that topic to create a theme statement (message/lesson of the text)!

    • Planning Sheet

    Tasks students with identifying a theme topic, creating a theme statement, and identify characters and events that relate to the theme, to help students prepare for what they will include in their theme analysis text.

    • Templates

    - Template one focuses on events that relate to the theme. There are two versions.

    - Template two focuses on characters that relate to the theme.

    Each version comes with a copy that either focuses on students analyzing a theme topic OR a theme statement!

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    Product Pages: 69

    Editable: No

    File Type: PDF and ZIP

    FOR INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO OPEN A ZIP FILE:

    https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Help/File-Types-26/What-is-a-ZIP-file?fbclid=IwAR00WGFfJDPB57DdqeTQEJR2ixtfh6xdrgZNiKDt-5emrqqnsqFWsF4unj8

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