How to find the Theme of a Short Story

Unit 3: Short Fiction: Back to Basics
Lesson 6 of 12

Objective: SWBAT determine how theme develops over the course of a narrative, shaped by specific details, and how to analyze the central theme by using a teacher designed Identifying Theme activity.

Big Idea: What is the difference between Theme and Subject when analyzing a short story ?

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English / Language Arts, Short Stories, theme, characterization
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