Understanding and identifying theme is a higher-order skill that often leaves many students scratching their heads. Use these tips, examples, and resources from Presto Plans to help you along the way. This free bulletin board and activity helps students differentiate between topic and theme by having them write a thematic statement in the form of a social media post (140 characters or less) with a relevant topic hashtag.
Using Pictures to Teach Key Reading Skills. different colored markers and a timer. no duplicates build vocab. winning team= no homework. non-winning team. writing prompt for vocab practice.Love this lesson idea!