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NONFICTION CENTRAL IDEA POWERPOINT, NOTES: TEACH, PRACTICE, TEST
Finding the central idea of nonfiction paragraphs and passages will be easy once your students know what to look for! These resources will also help your students find supporting details and write using text evidence. Students will then complete the collaborative and independent practice and the fin

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Daily Reading: Central Ideas and Making Inferences
Daily reading comprehension practice for determining the central idea and making inferences. Students will read a passage about a different nonfiction topic each day and then answer two multiple choice questions that focus on the central idea and an inference that could be made from the passage.Thes

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Nonfiction - Central Idea and Writing Summaries {FREE}
Under the Common Core Standards, students must be able to identify a main idea in their reading as early as grade 2. The concept of finding a main or central idea and being able to provide an objective summary of a text continues to be found in each grade, up to grade 12. These easy-to-use graphic o
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Determining Central Idea and Supporting Details in Nonfiction Texts Bundle
The Central Idea and Supporting Details Bundle includes four separate products designed to help students determine the central idea in a nonfiction text. Each product is a Common Core aligned resource that is the perfect way to teach your on-level students and students who are struggling with identi
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Central Idea & Supporting Details: Mini-lesson with Non-Fiction Texts
Identifying the central idea and supporting details of a reading passage is a skill that students need to practice over and over again. This print-'n-go resource can help! This engaging lesson helps students learn to identify the central idea of a reading passage with a mini-lesson, 6 original infor
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Theme and Central Idea with Video NO PREP Lesson & Activities CCSS.RL.2 & RI.2
Use short film clips to teach students to teach theme and summary of central ideas for secondary reading literature and reading informational texts (common core ELA standard #2)! Introduce, Practice & Assess: CCSS.ELA.RI.2 & CCSS.RL.2 (GRADES 6-12)! 2 products: Grade 6-8 version & Grad
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Textual Evidence Central Idea Summary Argument Claims Conflicting Info...BUNDLE
THIS WAS FREE FOR AN HOUR!If purchased separately, this would cost you $84.00. This bundle saves you $18.00. There are a few other freebies included that aren't mentioned here! This is the time to buy! This is an essential question and focus questions Thinking Map way to INTRODUCE ALL 8th grade lit
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Going to Class Matters?: Close Read Activity to Determine the Central Idea
This Common Core aligned resource is the perfect way to teach your on-level students and students who are struggling with identifying the central idea in nonfiction texts. Students will love reading this nonfiction article that centers around a relevant and engaging topic, tackling classroom attenda

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NONFICTION: CENTRAL IDEA PRACTICE WORKSHEETS & ASSESSMENT- MIDDLE SCHOOL ENGLISH
This resource includes central idea guided practice, independent practice, and an assessment. It will be easy to help your students find supporting details and write using text evidence. Students will then complete the collaborative and independent practice and the final assessment. The high-inter
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Theme vs. Central Idea Chart
This chart will help students remember the difference between theme which is found in literature and central idea which is found in informational text. It includes a definition for each and a set of steps to find the theme and central idea. It is a great resource for students to keep or for teache
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Topic, Main Idea / Central Idea, Supporting Details: Improve Student Responses!
If your students are anything like mine, teaching them that a main idea / central idea is “what the passage is mostly about” just doesn’t cut it. This method of explanation yields weak student responses that typically only feature the passage’s topic, not the true main/central idea. After years of
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NONFICTION: CENTRAL IDEA POWERPOINT, NOTES, & TEXT EVIDENCE WRITING
Finding the central idea of nonfiction paragraphs and passages will be easy once your students know what to look for! These resources will also help your students find supporting details and write using text evidence. The PowerPoint corresponds with the guided notes that come in Cornell AND folding
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Central Idea and Key Detail Task Cards
This are great for literacy centers or quick differentiated exit cards (formative assessment). They can be laminated or photo copied for individual use! There are 8 paragraphs with 2 questions. One is what is the central idea and second asks for evidence to support the central idea. Some are ea
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Central Idea-Inferring unstated idea (Common Core 5th-8th)
This activity asks for students to read a short passage and use their logic to conclude what the inferred central idea of the passage is. The students will also be asked to highlight or underline the clues (supporting details) that would help to find the central idea in the passage.This activity may
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Retelling fables and folktales to understand the message and central idea
You have been asking for it and here it is! This is 1.RL.2 Retell stories to understand the lesson or central message. This passage is on a first grade level. Even if you are not using the Common Core Standards, this assessment is a basic comprehension test that will work well with first graders.
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3-in-1 Thesis, Controlling Idea, and Central Idea expository essay worksheets
Goldilocks and the Three Thesis Statements/Controlling Ideas/Central Ideas. Based on released STAAR / EOC* tests from 4th, 7th, and Eng I, each worksheet is altered to address the needs of the test. I've reviewed all released prompts for each, identified patterns, and included altered each workshee
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CENTRAL IDEA tutorial lesson, reading comprehension,main idea, middle school
Tutorial lesson on Central Idea- great for remediation, tutoring Information page Example 1 (Spring Fever) 4 multiple choice questions for example 1 Review short answer questions Example 2 (The Voice) 4 multiple choice questions for example 2 Key Included

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Central Idea and Main Purpose of a Text
OUT with Main Idea and Authors Purpose - let's use the ELA Common Core Vocabulary! This is a 1st and 2nd grade literacy activity that can be used as a center or in small group. Students read short passages (from the Read Mastery) program. Students then use a graphic organizer to find the Central
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Central Ideas & Supporting Details: Graphic Organizer, Writing Task, & Rubric
Central idea is an important skill in any content that requires students to read informational or fiction texts. This product will help your students to organizer their ideas. This set of graphic organizers helps to achieve Common Core State Standard RL.1 and RL.2, as well as R.I.1 and R.I.2.
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Central Idea TRESmart™ Mini Unit with PowerPoint, Pixanotes, Word Wall & More!
Standards-based Middle School ELA Central Idea Mini-Unit with BUILT-IN differentiation for content, process, and product using the research-based teach-reteach-enrich format! In this resource, you'll receive:★ A video of me reading "The Important Book" to use an introduction to the unit.★ Editable

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Common Core central idea and supporting details Powerpoint
In our district we are diving in head first into the CCSS. Here is a Powerpoint presentation with cloze notes for students that support one of the most important anchor standards. This presentation features: -the language of the CCSS standards -PDF cloze notes (available for free in my store) -sev
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IB Key Concepts combined with Frayer Model for Central Ideas
I use these with our units of inquiry. I put our central idea in the middle and have students use the key concepts to process the information. I love the words and symbols they use to express their connections between the key concepts and the central idea. I also love to stick these papers into t
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TNReady Main Idea and Central Idea Lesson and Practice
This lesson is designed for TNReady standards for the Middle School English Language Arts Curriculum. All work with Informational Texts relies on the foundational skills of finding main and central idea. This lesson re-introduces students to main and central idea in the age of TNReady for Informati
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Theme, Central Idea, Motif Sorting Game for Grades 6-10
Make learning theme, central idea, and motif engaging and hands-on in this fun sorting game that will quite literally help students sort out the differences among the terms. The Theme, Central Idea, Motif Sorting Game includes each term and definitions, and eighteen examples for students to sort in
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