This packet will take the students through the 4 easy steps to understanding theme. Support is offered at each step to make sure students are successful.
View and analyze a short clip and compose a theme.
Read and analyze the theme of various included mentor texts.
Compose written responses to thematic passages.
Take notes to aid in understanding the concept of a theme.
Participate in paired learning experiences as well as compose entries for interactive notebooks.
Teacher tips and talking points document is included.