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Main Idea Kit for 3rd - 5th Grades
This Main Idea Kit targets reading comprehension and includes a huge set of differentiated activities for scaffolding. There are 5 passages (each in 3 different reading levels), 3 sets of task cards, 3 games, 3 sorts, and 3 matching activities. Everything you need is here in this time saving kit for
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MAIN IDEA SPEECH THERAPY | MAIN IDEA PASSAGES
These main idea and supporting details passages are perfect for motivating students! Ideal for speech therapy or special education, you may also find these main idea passages to be a fun small group classroom activity. Benefits of using this product: Low ink No prep, time saving resource Provides
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"Coasting to California" Main Idea & Details - 3rd Grade
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This presentation is designed to achieve three goals: increase student engagement, improve students' reading comprehension, and make your job easier! The lesson begins with direct instruction into the often challenging skill of identifying a main idea and the supporting details of a passage. The
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Main Idea Passages 1st and 2nd 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 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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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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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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Main Idea: 4th and 5th Grade
This Main Idea, Supporting Detail, and Summary Packet has reading comprehension worksheets, games, task cards, and graphic organizers to help your students master the concept of finding the main idea, using informational text. This packet of main idea activities is created for fourth and fifth gra
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Main Idea Bundle (4th, 5th, and 6th grade)
This mega-bundle of engaging 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 also includes "main idea holiday worksheets"
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Finding the Main Idea with Non-Fiction Text
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 Activities Color Coding Non Fiction Reading Passages
Main Idea (Non-Fiction) Students can practice identifying the main idea and supporting details through color coding. This resource gives students multiple opportunities to practice recognizing text organization. When students can see the organization of a written paragraph, they can more easily ide
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Main Idea | Main Idea Activities
This Main Idea, Supporting Details, and Summary Packet for 3rd Grade is a 52 page set of worksheets, games, task cards and graphic organizers to help your students master the concept of finding the main idea using informational text. This unit is specifically created to target 3rd grade standards wi
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Main Idea and Details Mini-Unit
Main Idea and Details Unit with 20 printable practice sheets, 3 graphic organizers, 2 anchor charts, and 2 interactive notebook templates for teaching main idea and details! Two or more weeks of resources for implementing and practicing Common Core reading standards for main idea & details: RI.
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Finding the Main Idea with Non-Fiction Text - Winter Edition
Get 20 different {winter-themed} 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 pract
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Main Idea and Supporting Detail RI3.2
Main Idea RI3.2 Third Grade Reading: Main Idea Resource -This pack is packed full of ideas and resources to use while you are teaching the CCSS standard RI 3.2. If you are not teaching Common Core, then the pack is still valuable to use when teaching 3rd grade students to find the main idea and su
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Topic, Main Idea, Details Reading Comprehension- RI.2.2 & RI.3.2
Reading comprehension passages and questions (multiple choice and short response) aligned to 2nd & 3rd Grade Common Core standards RI.2.2/ RI.3.2. Encourages students to use text evidence in their answers by color coding. Levels are included for each text! Makes differentiation and scaffoldin
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Main Idea, Predictions, and Inferences Oh My! (Fiction Reading Passages)
There are twelve different fictional passages in this pack. Passages included: The Rescue When I Grow Up On the Hunt Rex’s Bone Our Class Pet Bunny Slipper Day New Neighbors Case of the Missing Pie Gone Fishing Finding Prince Charming Three Clean Pigs No More Monsters Under the Bed This pack includ
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Task Cards for Main Idea for 3rd - 5th Grade
These 32 Main Idea Task Cards will help your students practice finding the main idea using informational text. Each task card has high interest, short informational text passage and asks students to identify the main idea. Topics include how potato chips were invented, the Mt. St. Helen's Volcano, n
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Finding the Main Idea with Non-Fiction Text - Year Long Bundle
Get 92 different seasonal and non-seasonal non-fiction reading passages for students to use all year long! These short non-fiction passages are the perfect teaching tool to use to reinforce the skill of finding the main idea and supporting details. The high interest and engaging non-fiction topics
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Main Idea Craftivity or Literacy Center (grades 2-3)
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
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Main Idea - Halloween - Common Core Aligned No Prep Resources
{Halloween, Halloween Main Idea, Halloween main idea and supporting details, Main Idea, Main Idea and Supporting Details} Main Idea and Supporting Details: Halloween Themed Passages and Resources - Common Core Aligned! Main Idea and Supporting Details can be a difficult concept for students to mas
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3rd Grade Reading Review | Set 5: Main Idea | Common Core Aligned
This resource is meant to be a weekly review of the Common Core reading informational standards involving main idea and details. Click here to see the bundle of all of my 3rd Grade Weekly Reading Review Sets.. This can be used for homework, morning work, or classwork and would be perfect to use
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Main Idea Worksheets
Finding the main idea and supporting details can be a difficult skill for children.This product contains 25 passages for students to practice finding the main idea. There are three sheets for each passage. The first sheet has the passage and 3 multiple choice questions. The second sheet has the pas
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Cracking the Classroom Code™ Main Ideas and Details Upper Elementary Escape Room
Will your class escape in time? Try this escape room style game with your students today! This is a fun game that is perfect for reviewing main idea and details. **This game is designed for upper elementary. The clues and puzzles are more intense, and the reading passages are 3 paragraphs, as oppos
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Main Idea and Details
Main Idea and Details Printables! This finding the main idea resource provides practice at your fingertips with 10 printable main idea/details informational passages, 3 graphic organizers, 2 anchor charts, and 2 interactive notebook templates for teaching main idea and details! ***All new passages!
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Black History Month Leveled Passages 3rd Grade
This pack is available in a bundle with the 4th and 5th grade packs. Save over 15% by purchasing the bundle! I am so excited about this new line of products! I wanted to make it easy for you to integrate reading with the content areas, so I have made these Close Read packs. You can use these pack
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Main Idea and Details: Fall
Fall: Finding the Main Idea Printables! This fall/autumn themed finding the main idea resource provides practice at your fingertips with 10 printable main idea/details informational passages, 3 graphic organizers, 2 anchor charts, and 2 interactive notebook templates for teaching main idea and detai
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Main Idea and Details Fiction
Main Idea ~ Fiction This resource gives students multiple opportunities to practice recognizing text organization. When students can see the organization of a written paragraph, they can more easily identify the main idea. In this resource you will find: anchor posters, graphic organizers
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Main Idea Task Cards
Here is a great way to practice Main Idea. This set comes with 30 task cards to use at a literacy center or for a 2-4 player game. Each task card has a short passage that students read and answer a multiple choice question about the main idea of the passage. All 30 passages are about the cats going
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Main Idea and Details: Activities, Games, & Graphic Organizers
This 30 page packet contains everything you need to teach main idea and details for students of various ages! It includes creative and unique activities that make learning about main idea and details fun! The packet includes: -6 Main Idea Graphic Organizers (2 that include text evidence) -3 Multi-
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Reindeer: Teaching Main Idea and Text Features with an Informational Article
Practice Finding Main Idea while Integrating Text Features! This pack was created for 2nd- 3rd graders struggling with finding the main idea in nonfiction text. It contains two informational articles about reindeer. The articles are very similar, only the readability is different. The higher
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Reading Comprehension Passages for Third Grade
You cannot believe your eyes right now! Yes, this packet has comprehension passages for hard to teach concepts- written by moi, who has several years experience in teaching 3rd grade! These are a jewel!!! And I'm happy to share them with you. This kit has Mini-lesson Tools and Activities for teachin
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Main Idea: The Honeybee
Main Idea, Text Features, and Fluency! This is a BUNDLED pack of Teach-Main-Idea-and-Text-Features-with-an-Informational-Article-Honeybee Practice-Fluency-with-Informational-Text-Honeybee Please DO NOT purchase this bundle in addition to the packs above, or we will all just be sad. Main Idea
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Main Idea Task Cards Short Passages
20 short passages that will help your students master the skill of recognizing main ideas! CONTENTS: *20 Task Cards *1 Answer Sheet *1 Guided Answer Sheet *Main Idea definition poster in color + black and white *Answer Key *Main Idea Cover Task Card *Main Idea definition reminder cards for student
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Finding the Main Idea with Non-Fiction Text - Christmas Edition
Get 12 different {Christmas-themed} 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 pr
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Finding the Main Idea with Non-Fiction Text - Fall Edition
Get 20 different {fall-themed} 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 practic
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Main Idea Cut and Paste Nonfiction Passages
This file contains 15 passages where students will find the main idea and two supporting details. The students will choose the correct sentence for the main idea and details and glue it in the correct spot. I have also included the same passages where the students will have to come up with the main
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American Revolution, Revolutionary War, Leveled Passages 3rd Grade
This pack is available in a bundle with the 4th and 5th grade packs. Save over 15% by purchasing the bundle! I am so excited about this new line of products! I wanted to make it easy for you to integrate reading with the content areas, so I have made these Close Read packs. You can use these pack
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Main Idea and Details Bundle
Main Idea and Details Bundle! Save $$$! Teach, practice, and reinforce this Common Core reading skill. Seven (SEVEN!) main idea packets with a variety of themed and seasonal passages give you plenty of resources for practice finding the main idea and key details of a passage. Check out the Main Id
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Cracking the Classroom Code™ Main Idea and Details Lower Elementary Escape Room
Will your class escape in time? Try this escape room style game with your students today! This is a fun game that is perfect for reviewing main idea and details. **This game is designed for lower elementary. The clues and puzzles are easier than the ones used the the upper elementary version of thi
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Christmas Main Idea
Christmas: Finding the Main Idea Printables! This Christmas holiday themed finding the main idea resource provides practice at your fingertips with 10 printable Christmas main idea/details informational passages, 3 graphic organizers, 2 anchor charts, and 2 interactive notebook templates for teachin
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Main Idea and Supporting Details: 11 Monthly Worksheets!
This set of engaging reading passages focuses on have students identify the main idea and supporting details within a reading passage. Main idea tends to appear frequently on standardized tests. Therefore, the worksheets feature multiple choice questions. Each worksheet focuses on a particular mon
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Finding the Main Idea with Non-Fiction Text - Spring Edition
Get 20 different {spring-themed} 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 pract
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Main Idea and Supporting Details 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th Grade (Central Message)
Main Idea: This main idea cootie catcher is a great way for students to have fun while finding the main idea of a passage. How to Play and Assembly Instructions are included. This activity has students reading 8 short and interesting informational text passages to each other and then asked to iden
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Determining the Main Idea, Task Cards and Assessment Option
These 8 reading passages are designed for 3rd grade or 4th grade students to read and determine the main idea. The practice is leveled so that one set of the reading passages has multiple choice answers, and the other set of task cards are free response (students must decide on the main idea indep
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Main Idea Unit: Teaching Main Idea (RI 3.2) With Interactive Activities
Main Idea Unit Use this fun, short unit to practice or review main idea with your students. Included in the pack are: two weeks of lesson ideas, a strategy for remembering main idea and key details with poster, a graphic organizer to practice the strategy, a fun introductory activity, and reading
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Main Idea and Supporting Details 2nd and 3rd Grade
Help your students identify the main topics or main ideas of multi-paragraph texts. While reading about winter subjects, students practice close reading skills. It is challenging for primary students to identify main ideas, topic sentences and supporting details. Activities in this unit ar
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Main Idea Reading Games | Reading Centers for Main Idea and Details
Do you need some engaging and low prep reading centers for main idea of nonfiction text? This resource includes 8 reading centers that your students will love! Click here to see more Engaging Reading Centers for Upper Elementary. This center resource contains eight reading centers to review and p
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Earth Day: Teaching Main Idea and Text Features with an Informational Article
This pack was created for students struggling with finding the main idea in nonfiction text. It contains one informational article about Earth Day. This pack is perfect for guided reading or as independent work. There are multiple levels of the same passage. This pack contains the follow app
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Informational Text Main Idea Reading Passages
Five informational reading passages that are perfect for teaching main idea! Each passage contains a multi-paragraph text easy to use to teach that in an informational text, each paragraph has a main idea that contributes to the main idea of the entire passage. Great for second and third grade read
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Main Idea and Supporting Details
This is a collection of 20 short reading passages written on a 2nd to 3rd grade level. Along with the passages are 20 worksheets. Each worksheet provides three choices of the main idea of the reading passage it goes with. However the student is required to go back to the text and find three detail
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Main Idea Test
13 questions all about main idea. The first 6 questions ask the students to read a passage and then select the main idea. There are questions asking students to pick the best title and also some simple true/false and multiple choice about supporting details and the meaning of main idea. Could be
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