Teaching Theme

5 Reasons I Love Using Picture Books for Teaching Theme

I absolutely LOVE to use picture books for teaching theme. I truly believe that they are short, humorous, memorable, and appeal to so many readers. I have a blog post sharing all of the reasons why I LOVE using picture books for teaching theme. 

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Reading Comprehension Mentor Texts for Teaching Theme

Speaking of my love for picture books---I have a blog post with 12 picture books that I love to use for Mentor Texts when teaching theme! 

7 Skills for Teaching Students Theme

Teaching theme, especially when it is a reading skill that keeps popping up in your reading series repeatedly, can be really tricky! I broke theme down to help you know what to teach and WHEN! I have also included a free download to help you get started.