Story Elements

Main Idea
The main idea of a story is what the story is mostly about.
The theme of a story, is the big idea, or lesson that the author wants us to learn/take away from the story. The theme in a work of fiction is its view about life and how people behave.
Some examples of theme:
– Love conquers all
– Never give up/keep trying
– Help each other to succeed
– Never give up on your dreams