Lit. Study - 6th Themed Poetry

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All books have themes and Sixth-Grade, Glommers, Norks and Me is no exception. Look below at some common themes found in books. This list is in no way extensive and as times goes on, you'll be able to add your own ideas of themes. For now, just review the themes below and think about which ones that are present in our current book. Use the discussions tab up top and discuss what themes you think are present.



List of Themes

  • Teamwork: These books have good examples of when people work together, they can achieve more.
  • Honesty: These books have good examples of characters who are truthful and fair.
  • Overcoming Challenges: These books have good examples of meeting a challenge without giving into fear.
  • Be Happy With What You Have: These books have good examples of characters who learn that they shouldn't take things for granted.
  • Always Be Kind to Others: These books have good examples of being friendly, considerate, and willing to help others.
  • Accepting Others' Differences: These books have good examples of respecting the individual differences, views and beliefs of other people.
  • Believe in Yourself: These books have good examples of characters who display self-confidence and show pride in themselves.
  • Don't Be Afraid to Try New Things: These books have good examples of characters who learned a lot because of their willingness to try new things.
  • Friendship: These books have good examples of characters who trust each other and are loyal to one another.
  • Compassion: These books have good examples of characters who want to make those who are suffering feel better.
  • Perseverance: These books have good examples of characters who never give up even when facing difficult times.
  • Courage: These books have good examples of character who have the strength to overcome a fear or accept a challenge.
  • Change: These books have examples of characters who go through some type of change throughout the story.
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