|What is Theme?|
For more on what the "theme of a story" is and how to identify it, watch the short video below.
Next, for practice, analyze a favorite movie or novel and then try to determine its theme. The assignment Identifying Theme can be found in your Language Arts folders.
This Week's 100 Word Challenge There's a bit of a twist to this week's 100 Word Challenge. You are not required to write a story inspired by a set of words but rather by an image. You can find advice from the folks at 100 Word Challenge and the image below.
|What story will this mysterious image inspire you to write?|
|Miguel, Showcase Writer|
Homework (1.) Read your A.R. book at home for at least 30 minutes and make a digital Reading Log entry. A new Reading Log for Quarter 2 has been placed in your Language Arts folders. Please use it this quarter. (2.) Get started on your 100 Word Challenge: Picture Challenge story. (3.) Complete the Identifying Theme assignment. Due: Friday, October October 24.