SELECTING A THEME
Theme ideas are everywhere. Junk mail, billboards, advertisements on TV. The trick is finding the one that is meaningful to your school and that can be developed easily throughout the book. Use the criteria below to help you narrow down your list of ideas.
Is there phrase that helps convey your theme idea?
“Reach for the Stars”
What kind of backgrounds, graphics and colors can you use throughout the book to reinforce your theme?
Stars, night sky, solar system etc.
Does your theme relate, in some way, to the school and students?
1. The student body is referred the “All Stars”
2. You want to celebrate, highlight and encourage achievement.
Are there other topics and/or headlines that you can incoporate to reinforce your theme throughout the book?
Mrs. (teacher name) Shooting Stars
Believe it. Achieve it.
Star of the Show