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Rudyard Kipling: What's the Theme?
Rudyard Kipling: What's the Theme?
Worksheet
Rudyard Kipling: What's the Theme?
In this exercise, students will work through a series of steps to identify the theme of a classic story.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Nightingale Comprehension
The Nightingale Comprehension
Worksheet
The Nightingale Comprehension
After reading The Nightingale by Hans Christian Andersen, complete this comprehension page to test your understanding of the story.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Examining Author's Purpose in a Fictional Text
Examining Author's Purpose in a Fictional Text
Lesson Plan
Examining Author's Purpose in a Fictional Text
Students will read a short fictional story and discuss why the author included certain details and words. Use this lesson to help your students navigate parts of fictional text to determine the author's purpose!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Loki Myths: Loki and the Builder
Loki Myths: Loki and the Builder
Worksheet
Loki Myths: Loki and the Builder
Here's a Loki myth to satisfy fans of this sneaky god: Loki and the Builder, where he tries to outwit an equally sneaky human.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Thinking About Themes: Reflection Cards
Thinking About Themes: Reflection Cards
Worksheet
Thinking About Themes: Reflection Cards
Use this resource to help your students familiarize themselves with the concept of literary themes.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Reader’s Theater: 4th of July
Reader’s Theater: 4th of July
Worksheet
Reader’s Theater: 4th of July
Use this Reader’s Theater script to engage your students as they practice reading with expression and accuracy. Your students will work on their fluency and then complete comprehension activities.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Tree of Cranes
Tree of Cranes
Lesson Plan
Tree of Cranes
This winter-themed lesson plan, which incorporates the book *Tree of Cranes* by Allen Say, teaches students about Japanese traditions and customs. They will review the basic elements of a narrative story, and then write their own narratives about a special event or moment in their life.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Craft Stick Story Elements
Craft Stick Story Elements
Lesson Plan
Craft Stick Story Elements
This comprehensive overview of story elements will definitely leave students with a better understanding of author's purpose, character traits, sequence, and main idea. It features the acclaimed Leo the Late Bloomer by Robert Kraus.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Map the Story
Map the Story
Worksheet
Map the Story
Help your beginning reader boost comprehension skills with this fun worksheet, where he'll map the events in a story.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Find the Main Idea: Peter Rabbit
Find the Main Idea: Peter Rabbit
Worksheet
Find the Main Idea: Peter Rabbit
Improve your child's reading skills and introduce her the classic tale of Peter Rabbit with this comprehension page, all about finding the main idea.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Panchatantra: The Fish That Were Too Clever
Panchatantra: The Fish That Were Too Clever
Worksheet
Panchatantra: The Fish That Were Too Clever
Children to identify the theme of a story from the Panchatantra, an ancient collection of Indian animal fables.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Panchatantra: "The Foolish Friend"
Panchatantra: "The Foolish Friend"
Worksheet
Panchatantra: "The Foolish Friend"
What happens when you have a foolish friend? Introduce your stellar reader to the Panchatantra stories, animal fables with a moral lesson.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Panchatantra: "The Broken Pot"
Panchatantra: "The Broken Pot"
Worksheet
Panchatantra: "The Broken Pot"
Help your young reader learn to identify themes with the Panchatantra story "The Broken Pot" a classic fable from India that has a moral lesson.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Connect the Events
Connect the Events
Worksheet
Connect the Events
With this open-ended worksheet and graphic organizer students can practice locating events and connecting these events to a central idea.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Book Poster
Book Poster
Worksheet
Book Poster
Explore the major themes of your reading assignment by making a book poster. Don't forget the tagline!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Figuring Out the Theme
Glossary: Figuring Out the Theme
Worksheet
Glossary: Figuring Out the Theme
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Figuring Out the Theme.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: What's the Moral?
Glossary: What's the Moral?
Worksheet
Glossary: What's the Moral?
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson Plan: What's the Moral?
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Common Theme Words
Glossary: Common Theme Words
Worksheet
Glossary: Common Theme Words
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Common Theme Words.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Cool Bookmarks 3
Cool Bookmarks 3
Worksheet
Cool Bookmarks 3
Put a personalized twist on the old-school bookmark and your young reader will make the experience more fun for himself by reviewing the book as he goes.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Figuring Out the Theme
Vocabulary Cards: Figuring Out the Theme
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Figuring Out the Theme
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Figuring Out the Theme.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Sorting & Describing Books
Vocabulary Cards: Sorting & Describing Books
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Sorting & Describing Books
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Sorting & Describing Books.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Visual Glossary of Theme Words
A Visual Glossary of Theme Words
Worksheet
A Visual Glossary of Theme Words
Use these picture cards to introduce your students to 16 common theme words.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Elves and the Shoemaker: Writing Response
The Elves and the Shoemaker: Writing Response
Worksheet
The Elves and the Shoemaker: Writing Response
Use this writing response to test your little reader's understanding of "The Elves and the Shoemaker" by the Brothers Grimm.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Common Theme Words
Vocabulary Cards: Common Theme Words
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Common Theme Words
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Common Theme Words.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: What's the Moral?
Vocabulary Cards: What's the Moral?
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: What's the Moral?
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson Plan: What's the Moral?
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet