Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Theme

No description
by

Tianna Vervoort

on 8 September 2014

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Theme

Universal theme
Authors Purpose
Author's purpose is his or her reason for creating a particular work.A
Theme
youtube video
Examples for Theme
Universal Themes- love, hate, fear, honor, deceit, etc. Hardships and friendships , prejudice , power , freedom , courage , coming of age.
What other types of theme can you guys think of ?
Examples of Authors Purpose
The author's way to get you into the story

To persuade you.
To entertain you.
To inform you.
To narrate it.
To describe it.
homework
Theme,Universal Theme and Author's Purpose
By:Tianna, Alyssa, Lexie, Bianka

A theme that applies to anyone, anywhere, at anytime. They are also themes found in all cultures.
the subject of a talk,a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic
Examples : Loneliness - no man is an island, or hell is other people

Review Questions!
1. What is theme?
student homework:
what is the definition of theme,universal theme and authors purpose
Pick one movie that covers theme, universal theme,or authors purpose.
2. Name some other universal themes.
3. What is author's purpose?
“There will come a time when all of us are dead. All of us. There will come a time when there are no human beings remaining to remember that anyone ever existed or that our species ever did anything. There will be no one left to remember Aristotle or Cleopatra, let alone you. Everything that we did and built and wrote and thought and discovered will be forgotten and all of this will have been for naught. Maybe that time is coming soon and maybe it is millions of years away, but even if we survive the collapse of our sun, we will not survive forever. There was time before organisms experienced consciousness, and there will be time after. And if the inevitability of human oblivion worries you, I encourage you to ignore it. God knows that’s what everyone else does.”
- Hazel Lancaster from John Green's "The Fault in our Stars"
Sources:

https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080106161835AAiOpPj

https://www.goodreads.com/work/quotes/16827462-the-fault-in-our-stars

http://www.gourmetlearning.com/Site/Media%20Presentation_files/Appetizers.pdf
http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/theme
http://homeworktips.about.com/od/writingabookreport/a/themelist.htm
Full transcript