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Finding Topics and Main Ideas PowerPoint
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In order for students to write a summary, they need to be able to find topics and main ideas. This presentation guides students through finding the topic of a paragraph, and then using the topic to find the main idea. This presentation includes over 40 slides, pictures, and 5 example paragraphs.

This Powerpoint is also included in the materials bundle "Main Ideas and Details"
Main Ideas and Details in Nonfiction Text

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This is a very thorough ppt explaining the difference between a topis and main idea and also how to find each. Introduces vocab words implicit and explicit in a way the students would understand. Love it! Thank you!!
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On  September 26, 2012,  Lillian W. said:
I love your slides! What a great way to introduce students to a topic. Thank you.
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On  July 13, 2011,  Buyer asked:
Love this ppt! Will definitely be using it with my 8th graders. Where are the frogs?
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On  July 13, 2011Emily Kissner answered:
Thanks so much! The frogs are much easier to see when you project the ppt on a larger screen. In the first one, I think the frog is a little lower than the center; in the second, it's on a lily pad. My students have found ones that I missed. :)
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