Identifying theme of a text is a challenging concept for students. Ensure proficiency with this comprehensive, instructional PowerPoint. Presentation addresses the definition of theme, common theme topics, examples from literature, a go-to graphic organizer, and fill-in-the-blank theme statement that can be used with any text. Easy for you - engaging for them!
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Make connecting with text meaningful with Literary Response and Informational Text Task Card Bundle! It can be used with ANY fiction or nonfiction text. Fun and engaging for students! Literary Response and Informational Text Task Card Bundle
Teaching more grammar, punctuation, and literary skills? Check out my other PowerPoints presentations for mini lessons and test prep:
Quotation Mark PowerPoint
End Marks PowerPoint
Fragments and Run Ons PowerPoint
Parts of Speech PowerPoint
Mood versus Tone PowerPoint
Context Clue PowerPoint
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Terrific Teacher Tip: Do a Backwards Book Walk. Read a nonfiction text back to front – paying attention to headings, captions, and key words. Have the class guess the title of the text.
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