3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade students can practice determining the theme with this free slideshow

Practice Determining the Theme – Slideshow

Determining Theme Slideshow from kbaker4 The free slideshow above can help you teach your 3rd grade, 4th grade, or 5th grade students how to determine the theme of a story.  It includes short reading passages where students have to choose the best theme, activities to help students practice distinguishing between the theme and main idea, and writing activities to reinforce …

Teaching Theme So Students Actually Understand

Teaching theme to 3rd grade, 4th grade, or 5th grade students is just plain HARD. Theme is an abstract idea, making it really difficult for teachers to put into words and really hard for students to grasp.  If your students are struggling with understanding theme, rest assured that they are not alone!  Teachers all over the world have this same …