This is a comprehensive resource for 2nd Grade Literacy Centers. By choosing this resource, you will be getting 120 2nd Grade Centers for the entire year! Each month includes 10 Common Core Aligned Literacy Centers that can be rearranged and reused throughout the year! You won't have to worry abo
Here's a hands-on, creative way to practice identifying the main idea and detail sentences! This is an engaging activity where your students match 3 details to the main idea. The file contains two options for classroom use. Use it as a craftivity and it results in a creative bulletin board or school
This packet was designed to use the book, Duck for President for a week long celebration of election or during President's Day! There are 5 comprehension/response activities, including character traits, cause and effect, story map, favorite part of the story response and a retelling.There are vario
Main Idea Task Cards Set includes: 52 Task Cards, Answer Sheets and a Teacher Answer Key.Common Core Aligned to American State Standards for 5th and 6th grade:CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.2Determine two or more main ideas of a text and explain how they are supported by key details; summarize the text.CCSS
If you love this story and want to explore it a bit further, then this pack is a great way to do it! It includes predicting, connecting, sequencing and other writing activities, along with basic Math skills. There is also a special Non Fiction section on Baby Geese. Have fun reading this amazingly f
You asked for it! :) Main Idea Bags: Fiction, by popular demand! This product is the companion product to my Main Idea Bags for Non-Fiction.
This is a highly engaging literacy center/activity to support the concept of MAIN IDEA in FICTION text. Students will determine the main idea after reading
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This is a highly engaging literacy center/activity to support the concept of MAIN IDEA in NON-FICTION text using Winter content!
Students will determine the main idea after reading three non-fiction details - all about Winter.
This is a 26 page common core-aligned unit that focuses on the critical thinking skill, main idea. It is nonfiction and ocean themed with high interest topics for 4-6th grades.
Common Core Standard:English Language Arts Standards: Reading: Informational Text : Grade 5 Determine two or more main i
This 20 page download has many motivating activities to help instruct, reinforce, and extend the concept of identifying the main idea.
The following can be used for instruction and/or as a center/early finishers work. For each title listed there is a short text paragraph with a main idea graphic o
If you're looking for innovative ways to introduce, review, or reteach main idea, then you've come to the right place. This activity was so popular as part of my best-selling Main Idea Activities and Printables, that I decided to make a stand-alone activity teachers could use as well.
Main Idea Street is not your ordinary street.
Students learn about main idea by placing each detail house onto the correct main idea street! This is a fun way to teach main idea to students.
Students play the second game, Main Idea Match Up by matching detail cards with their main ideas.
FREE Daily 5 Menu / Literacy Station Ideas Printable
I have compiled ideas to use for Daily 5. The girth of these ideas stem from Work on Writing and Word Work. I have received a lot of questions from new teachers on how/what to do at those stations! There are so many awesome resources out there t
This fun football game is centered around the ever-so-important topic of main idea and details! There are 2 parts to the packet: A center game and practice sheets. Here is what is included:Tackling Main Idea (center game)2 anchor charts (1 to explain main idea and 1 to explain supporting details)1 g
If you are looking for some meaningful, no prep literacy ideas, then you may love these activities! The activities are quick and easy, yet they keep your students learning during these very busy and exciting weeks before Christmas. This 37 page Christmas Literacy Activity Packet includes:Page 1: T
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Included in the download is a Main Idea Center, an interactive notebooking foldable and definitions for an anchor chart or focus wall.
The purpose of this product is to be a center activity for 2nd or 3rd Grade students. However, teachers could also use these
Main Idea and Details
2 Main Idea and Details Sorts with recording sheets
2 Main Idea and Details Cut and Paste
1 Halloween Summary Writing
Create Your Own Details
(I am a Good Student)
Create Your Own Details
(I Work on a Farm)
This unit contains activities to go with the Madeline books. Activities include patterns, addition, subtraction, alphabet, decodable readers, writing, and many more. Easy to implement into literacy centers or Daily 5.
This packet includes 5 centers:
High Frequency Word Roll and Read
Phonics Word Sort (Consonant + el, le, al)
Phonics Oops Game (Consonant + el, le, al)
Adjective Compare (with accountability sheet)
Main Idea Match (with accountability sheet)
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Here are 20 Literacy Center Ideas that you can rotate with your pre kinders - kindergarten students. I store each activity in a box and rotate the children. Foundational skills are developed and I have one on one time with each child. When I have parent helpers they are easily involved and children
This exciting product line focuses on practicing specific comprehension skills during literacy centers, literature circles, small groups, independent, or partner work time. DIGITAL UPDATE!This set of Reading Comprehension Centers is now available in a DIGITAL VERSION included in this download!To us
Main Idea Task CardsCommon Core Aligned: ELA - Literacy. RI.5.2ELA - Literacy. SL.6.4Includes: 56 Task CardsMultiple Choice Recording Sheet *Great for students who need extra help to answer the questions.2 Posters on Main IdeaAnswer SheetAnswer Key for teachers to quickly take up the answers.Enjoy T
Are you ever scrambling for literacy activities for your students to work on at home? Are parents asking for more homework? Did you forget it was your week to copy homework packets and you need something...FAST? Do you wish parents were more involved with their child's reading? I've got the perf
Learning Centers Made Simple -Guided reading, reading center ideas and learning stations! From concept to initiation, Learning Centers Made Simple! offers specific, "teacher- tested" ideas and "how-to" instructions to put together literacy stations and math centers you and your students will find st
If you're looking for some media literacy ideas to address expectations across the curriculum, this resource is a great start. Ideas include ways to access, analyze, evaluate and create media texts. This is a good starting point for making the most of Media Literacy in any subject area.