This bundle contains five student-friendly resources for teaching students how to identify the theme after reading a piece of literature. It also includes a LESSON PLAN document that explains how I teach this theme unit over the course of 5-7 days. PLEASE click on the following products and take a closer look at the products. Each product contains a downloadable preview so that you know exactly what you are purchasing and understand my approach when discussing themes in literature with my students.
Theme Filled Cupcakes Craftivity: including 4 passages!
Identifying Themes: Six Worksheets
Theme Task Cards (16 passages with two options for responses)
Teaching Theme: An Introduction PowerPoint and matching Companion Handout
Please note that you will need a copy of the book "Because of Winn Dixie" by Kate DiCamillo to refer to as you advance through the last half of this PowerPoint.
We Love Sports: Partner Plays for grades 4-5 (includes a chart for students to record the theme of each script)
**Please note: the PowerPoint cannot be edited due to the copyright requirements made by the contributing artists (clip art, font, backgrounds).
Copyright by Deb Hanson 2014, updated 2017.