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Five mini-lessons to teach theme. (Part of a larger article on teaching your students to identify themes in their reading.)
Reading Foldable- a summary of the story character traits for two characters (with supporting evidence) setting (both place and time - inferred from the story) a reflection based on the question, "How did the main character's feelings change throughout the story?" (they also had to include supporting evidence from the text).