Learning Intention: We are learning to identify the theme of the books we read.
Here are some of the most common themes found in non fiction books.
Watch these two videos that discuss the common themes of literary texts and some of the lessons that the characters and readers learn along the way.
Visit this site to make a word cloud of all the themes you know are in stories and texts! Save your word cloud to the desktop and include your names as the title.
Finished early? Write a comment telling me a book you know that has one of the 12 most common themes.
Set out your comment like this:
Hi Miss B,
Text: Sebby Stee, the Garbos and Me
Evidence: Mikey tries to be brave when he ventures out with his older brother to steal the garbo’s beer. He also shows courage when he eventually stands up to his older brother.