Common Core: Teaching Theme RL.5.2
This packet is a great resource to use when teaching theme in literature. It is geared specifically for Common Core Standard RL.5.2 but can be used in both lower and higher grade levels.
I have included both common words and phrases commonly used to describe theme.
This packet of over 25 pages includes:
Writing activities involving theme
Examples of theme in literature- Handout
A theme sort
Theme task cards
Acitivities involving theme
Ideas for teaching theme in the classroom
References for Teachers