THEME: the theme, or topic, is what a poem, story, or novel is about
This is a complete lesson about theme. The definition of the term is followed by a discussion using excellent examples in prose. Activity sheets provide questions that promote and ensure understanding, and a writing exercise that provides an opportunity for application.
Includes a teacher guide that discusses literary terms, suggests a lesson cycle, provides NCTE/IRA standards, and includes an answer key.
Theme is excerpted from THE LITERARY TERMS HANDBOOK.
Theme and The Literary Terms Handbook
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