This resource contains 61 Posters to help you teach THEME, the super-important reading skill found in the Common Core Reading Standards and most state assessments.
are a fantastic way to enhance environmental print, allowing students to absorb content even when you are not actively teaching it. Use these beautiful posters to spice up your bulletin boards, display in your reading corner, or support student literacy learning. Students could even use the smaller student THEME cards as part of their Reading or Interactive Notebooks.
Need something to anchor your THEME instruction? Have no fear - a booklist has been included in this product with picture books and chapter books for each of the 30 themes.
61 THEME POSTERS in all
♥ Posters cover 30 common themes found in literature
♥ 2 versions of each theme: 1) Colorful and eye-catching; 2) Printer-friendly black and white
♥ A succinct statement of how the theme is often seen in literature
♥ 1 bonus “What’s the Theme?” visual
5 EDITABLE POSTER TEMPLATES
♥ Create YOUR OWN posters to match your students' prior knowledge and curricular goals!
Bulletin Board PENNANT BANNER
♥ "WHAT'S THE THEME?" pennant banner for your bulletin board header
♥ Use as is or attach ribbon to the back before posting
61 STUDENT THEME CARDS
to put on a reference ring or glue in notebooks
A 19-PAGE BOOKLIST for the 30 common themes
♥ Helps you plan minilessons
♥ Contains picture books and chapter books
♥ Books could be used as Read-Alouds and Think-Alouds, and for literature circles, author studies, or immersion groups
3 TEACHER SUPPORT PAGES
♥ List of 30 Common THEMES in Literature
♥ An explanation of how you could use the THEME posters
♥ A How-To guide for editing and creating your own THEME posters
*NOTE: This product is included in my Teaching Theme Bundle. If you own that resource, do not purchase this product.
These posters are part of a larger Teaching Theme BUNDLE, found here.
I also have THEME Graphic Organizers with STICKY NOTES here.
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Yours in Literacy,