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How do I determine the theme of a passage, story or poem?
Transcript of How do I determine the theme of a passage, story or poem?
What is THEME?
Theme is the central message or moral that you learn after reading a text.
It's an universal truth, an idea that can apply to anyone.
How do I determine the theme?
To determine the theme, you ask yourself:
What did the character learn?
What lesson is the author trying to teach me?
Inferring character traits can also help you in determining the theme.
Think about the character's words, actions and feelings.
You can ask yourself...Are those character traits positive or negative?
When you write down your ideas, you should start your sentence by saying:
In life you should...