The following PowerPoint outlines and demonstrates how to find and identify important themes in readings (worksheet: Themes goes with lesson).
Several different strategies are used during this lesson:
1. Individual Thinking
2. Group Thinking
3. The use of a children's book: The Giving Tree as a practice tool (link provided for an online interactive reading)
A provided worksheet is for use on the store page (free). Recommended to guide lesson and The Giving Tree activity.
All items are editable.