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Main Idea Passages (Fall)
This main idea resource comes with 20 fall themed main idea passages for you to teach your students how to recognize the main idea within a short, simple text. Comprehension questions are included as well. Comprehension questions include two response questions: What is the main idea? and What was on
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Main Idea Passages (Differentiated Main Idea Worksheets)
Main Idea Passages Main idea and details are important for young readers to understand. This main idea packet contains 15 differentiated reading passages to assist students in finding the main idea and the supporting details. (At three levels each, that's 45 passages in total!) In addition, this m
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Main Idea Passages (For The Entire Year)
This main idea resource comes with fall, winter, and spring themed, as well as generic with no particular theme, main idea passages for you to teach your students how to recognize the main idea within a short, simple text. Comprehension questions are included as well. Comprehension questions include
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Main Idea Passages (Supports Common Core)
A collection of five main idea passages and graphic organizers. These passages are nonfiction. Students can complete independently if main idea instruction has already taken place. Students can also be guided through the passages to learn how to highlight key details to decipher the main idea of
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Main Idea Passages - Fiction - Main Idea Practice
This Main Idea kit contains passages, a poster, and organizers – all that you need to teach main idea in fiction to your students! This kit includes 8 passages, 3 organizers, and a poster! ☀️☀️ Wait! Like what you see but want to save money with a BUNDLE? Main Idea Bundle with Fiction Passages and

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Main Idea Passages (Winter)
This main idea resource comes with 33 winter themed main idea passages for you to teach your students how to recognize the main idea within a short, simple text. Comprehension questions are included as well. Comprehension questions include two response questions: What is the main idea? and What was
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Main Idea and Supporting Details | Main Idea Passages | Halloween
main idea and supporting details- main idea passages with a Halloween theme! Are you working on main idea and supporting details with your upper elementary students? These main idea passages are Halloween themed and sure to be a hit with your speech and language students! These main idea and supp
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Winter Main Idea Passages (Supports Common Core)
A collection of five main idea passages and graphic organizers. These passages are nonfiction. Students can complete independently if main idea instruction has already taken place. Students can also be guided through the passages in small groups to learn how to highlight key details to decipher the
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Main Idea Passages
There are five short passages for the students to state the main idea. You have the option of having the students choose a multiple choice or explain the main idea. I added the multiple choice option for those of us that still have the standardized test in the spring. This will allow easy differenti
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Main Idea Passages
This main idea resource comes with 40 main idea passages for you to teach your students how to recognize the main idea within a short, simple text. Comprehension questions are included as well. Comprehension questions include two response questions: What is the main idea? and What was one supporting
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Main Idea Passages (Spring)
This main idea resource comes with 20 spring themed main idea passages for you to teach your students how to recognize the main idea within a short, simple text. Comprehension questions are included as well. Comprehension questions include two response questions: What is the main idea? and What was
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Main Idea Passages
For $1 more you can purchase an entire 15 page Main Idea Packet here. Click here to purchase Main Idea Graphic Organizers. This valuable resource includes three passages and questions to help students practice finding the main idea and supporting details of a story. Sample answer keys are include
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Main Idea Passages (Ocean Animals)- with Digital Option
Main idea is a challenging skill for students. These nonfiction ocean themed passages will help students understand how to find the main idea. These passages will also help them to find supporting details. There are 10 main idea passages with two formats. One format allows the students to come up
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Main Idea Passages Worksheet
This is a main idea worksheet with 5 original reading passages. Students choose the main idea of 3 passages. For the other two, students write 3 supporting details and the main idea.
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Main Idea Passages and Center BUNDLE
Get students moving with this hands-on ACTIVITY set and PASSAGE set! Students learn to identify main ideas and classify details with this EDITABLE, interactive set - includes passages, center activities, organizers, and poster! EDITABLE to personalize for the stories and books that YOU teach! BUND
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MAIN IDEA AND SUPPORTING DETAILS | MAIN IDEA PASSAGES
main idea and supporting details- main idea passages with a Thanksgiving theme! Are you working on main idea and supporting details with your upper elementary students? These main idea passages are Thanksgiving themed and sure to be a hit with your speech and language students! These main idea an
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Main Idea Passages 1st Grade
Finding the main idea can be a difficult skill for children.This product contains 15 passages for students to practice finding the main idea. There are two sheets for each passage. The first sheet has the passage, a multiple choice question to find the main idea, and lines for students to write two
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Main Idea Passages R.I 2.6
This is a PPT with 3 reading passages with simple to identify main ideas. We use these as a whole group lesson at the beginning of this standard. The passages are about Fennec Foxes, Earth Worms, and Honeybees. The kids love these interesting and disgusting writing samples! Answers included
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Find the Main Idea | Main Idea Passages | Main Idea Speech Therapy
Motivating main idea and supporting details for speech therapy! These main idea and supporting details passages also target comprehension (wh questions) There are 13 total worksheets in this engaging main idea and supporting details / reading comprehension packet! The theme is "famous places" (exam
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Main Idea Passages
This standards based Powerpoint packs a punch with informational paragraphs about presidential pets, Thomas Nast, The Crossing of the Delaware, and rules about who may run for president. But, don't let me tell you what the passages are about, that's the job of your students when they determine the m

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Finding the Main Idea of Passages Worksheet
This is a worksheet that I created for my second graders. It has 4 easy to read passages and main idea questions for each one. This goes really well with my Smartboard lesson on finding the main idea.
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Main Idea Passages for April
These passages are great for practicing or reviewing main idea during the month of April. Students love themed materials that go along with seasons and holidays so these passages will help add interest for your students. This pack has 5 main idea passages that cover main idea and details. Stude
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Main Idea Passages for February
Includes passages for the 3 major holidays for February: Groundhog Day, Valentine's Day, and President's Day. These passages are great for practicing or reviewing main idea during the month of February. Students love themed materials that go along with seasons and holidays. This pack has 5 mai
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All About Animals Bundle: Reading Comprehension & Main Idea Passages
Who else is WILD about Non-Fiction? In this 120 page bundle, you'll find texts about interesting animals- perfect for engaging and grabbing the interest of students! These passages are ready to print and go. Guaranteed to catch the attention of your students! Save over 20% with this bundle! This n
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Main Idea Passages for March
These passages are great for practicing or reviewing main idea during the month of March. Students love themed materials that go along with seasons and holidays so these passages will help add interest for your students. This pack has 5 main idea passages that cover main idea and details. Stude
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Main Idea Passages  -  Primary Lesson for PROMETHEAN Board Software
This standards based main idea flipchart, by Catch My Products, will engage your primary students in a gradual release formatted lesson. After the "I can" statement, connection to previous learning, and explanation of what we mean by "Main Idea" students are guided through the lesson with teacher mo
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Main Idea Passages
This colorful main idea power point will engage your primary students in a gradual release formatted lesson. After the "I can" statement, connection to previous learning, and explanation of what we mean by "Main Idea" students are guided through the lesson with teacher modeling, class group work, pa
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Main Idea and Supporting Details | Main Idea Passages | Graphic Organizers
Working on main idea? These main idea and supporting details passages provide an engaging theme (inspirational people) and graphic organizers to help YOU help your students! These main idea and supporting details printables are LOW INK and NO PREP. They are designed for the upper elementary/ middl
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Girl Scouts -MAIN IDEA  passage with puzzle AND dice game
Do you need a fun and educational way of teaching GIRL SCOUTS ? This packet contains: 1 passage about GIRL SCOUTS facts and concepts 6 puzzle pieces with questions/answers 1 DICE GAME question page for partner, group, or individual work *** kids can color the puzzle pieces for extra time fun! Gre
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Main Idea Passages for May
These passages are great for practicing or reviewing main idea during the month of May. Students love themed materials that go along with seasons and holidays so these passages will help add interest for your students. This pack has 5 main idea passages that cover main idea and details. Student
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Main Idea Passages for PROMETHEAN Board Use
This standards based flipchart packs a punch with informational paragraphs about presidential pets, Thomas Nast, The Crossing of the Delaware, and rules about who may run for president. But, don't let me tell you what the passages are about, that's the job of your students when they determine the ma

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Chinese New Year MAIN IDEA passage
Do you need a fun activity to introduce CHINESE NEW YEAR? This packet contains: 1 passage about CHINESE NEW YEAR 6 puzzle piece with questions and answers questions and answer sheet Great way to practice informational text reading AND have fun at the same time! check out some other products
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WESTWARD EXPANSION -MAIN IDEA  passage with puzzle AND dice game
Do you need a fun and educational way of teaching WESTWARD EXPANSION ? This packet contains: 1 passage about WESTWARD EXPANSION facts and concepts 6 puzzle pieces with questions/answers 1 DICE GAME question page for partner, group, or individual work *** kids can color the puzzle pieces for extra
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HISTORY OF TESTS -MAIN IDEA  passage  (TEST PREP) -SBACC PARCC STARR
Do you need a fun and educational way of teaching HISTORY OF TESTING ? The WHO and WHAT about why kiddos test. This packet contains: 1 passage about HISTORY OF TESTING facts and concepts 6 puzzle pieces with questions/answers 1 DICE GAME question page for partner, group, or individual work *** kid
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Alligator Main Idea Passage
Free Product Includes a nonfiction main idea passage based on alligator adaptations. Complete Product Includes: - All About Alligators (Nonfiction Text Features) - 8 Vocabulary Cards with QR Codes - Vocabulary Four-Square Map - Not Your Average Reptile Main Idea Passage/ Graphic Organizer - A
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FREE Main Idea Passages & Printables
Main Idea and Details Part of a Comprehension Strategy Bundle. Please click here for a look: Main Idea & Details This pack includes sample reading passages and printables to practice the Main Idea & Details comprehension strategy. *1 differentiated passage, 3 versions -Version 1- Stude
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Finding the Main Idea of a Passage
This SMARTboard lesson takes children through the process of finding clues in a passage, and then using these clues to find the main idea of a passage. It is a great resource for ELA test prep. There are a lot of interactive Smartboard components to keep students interested and involved. The Smartb
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Main Idea passages
This is a smart board notebook which contains several short passages. Students can read the passages and evaluate the main idea.
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Read and Succeed Comprehension Level 3: Main Idea Passages and Questions
Students need purposeful practice on finding main idea to improve reading comprehension. These third grade texts capture student interest with focused, standards-based activities that provide targeted practice opportunities. Build students' comprehension skills to prepare for standardized tests. The
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Read and Succeed Comprehension Level 4: Main Idea Passages and Questions
Students need purposeful practice on finding main idea to improve reading comprehension. These fourth grade texts capture student interest with focused, standards-based activities that provide targeted practice opportunities. Build students' comprehension skills to prepare for standardized tests. Th
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Read and Succeed Comprehension Level 5: Main Idea Passages and Questions
Students need purposeful practice on finding main idea to improve reading comprehension. These fifth grade texts capture student interest with focused, standards-based activities that provide targeted practice opportunities. Build students' comprehension skills to prepare for standardized tests. The
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Read and Succeed Comprehension Level 2: Main Idea Passages and Questions
Students need purposeful practice on previewing text to improve reading comprehension. These second grade texts capture student interest with focused, standards-based activities that provide targeted practice opportunities. Build students' comprehension skills to prepare for standardized tests. Thes
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Read and Succeed Comprehension Level 1: Main Idea Passages and Questions
Students need purposeful practice on previewing text to improve reading comprehension. These first grade texts capture student interest with focused, standards-based activities that provide targeted practice opportunities. Build students' comprehension skills to prepare for standardized tests. These
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Read and Succeed Comprehension Level 6: Main Idea Passages and Questions
Students need purposeful practice on previewing text to improve reading comprehension. These sixth grade texts capture student interest with focused, standards-based activities that provide targeted practice opportunities. Build students' comprehension skills to prepare for standardized tests. These
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Main Idea Passage
Students look at the pictures and determine the main idea. Students are given the main idea and they draw pictures to illustrate it.
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Main Idea Task Cards: Differentiated with stated and non-stated topic sentence
Each of these Main Idea cards features a short informational text (nonfiction) passage to help your students master this challenging reading strategy. The 48 cards are divided into two sets of 24 cards each for differentiated learning. The paragraphs on Set 1 begin with a topic sentence, which mak

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Main Idea Theme Task Cards
Main Idea vs. Theme? Engage your students in understanding the difference between the main idea of a story and the theme of a story with these 16 unique, DIFFERENTIATED task cards! *This is the original Main Idea vs. Theme resource!* The cards include 16 original stories. Set #1 includes a prom

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Main Idea and Details Practice - Scaffolded Activities to Build Understanding
Teaching main idea can be frustrating. This main idea resource helps scaffold students into having a true understanding of the difference between main idea and key details. Students will get to practice their main idea skills in both fiction and nonfiction/informational text. The activities can
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Finding the Main Idea with Supporting Details
Get 20 different non-fiction reading passages for students to use while they practice finding the main idea and supporting details. These high interest and engaging non-fiction topics make learning about main idea fun and interesting for students! Do your students need more practice finding the
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Main Idea Bundle (4th, 5th, and 6th grade)
This bundle of activities focuses on identifying the main idea and supporting details of various reading passages. Several activities include test prep elements, because main idea questions tend to appear frequently on standardized tests. It is designed to teach upper elementary and middle school st
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Main Idea Comprehension Passages: Animals & Habitats
Introduce and practice main idea through non-fiction animal/habitat passages. The 14 passages range from 100-120 words and are intended for primary grade classrooms. Included in this download… Anchor Charts *Main Idea *Topic *Main Idea Clues *How to Identify the Main Idea Mapping the Main Idea G
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Main Idea and Details Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions
Main Idea and Supporting Details These passages are designed to help students become confident identifying the main idea of a text and understanding how details support the main idea. This file includes 10 passages. Each passage is presented twice. In the first set, the passages are followed by
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