Analyzing a Theme

Middle schoolers practice analyzing themes from literature and connecting them to personal experiences. Students choose a centeral event from a selected story and discuss the event's causes. Middle schoolers create themes from the causes and effects from the story. Finally, students identify a specific event within their own lives that relates to the story's theme.

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