What is Theme?: 5 Tips for Teaching Theme

Exploring the world of literature is like to setting off on a daring journey (hence my name, The Daring English Teacher) through diverse human experiences, and at the heart of every compelling story lies a theme—a beacon illuminating the profound truths and timeless lessons woven into the fabric of storytelling. And even more elusive than determining a story’s theme is teaching theme in the secondary ELA classroom.

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