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Main Idea vs. 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 VS Theme Anchor Chart
This anchor chart poster is great resource for students to review or glue into literacy notebooks to distinguish the difference between theme and main idea in fictional text.
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Main Idea vs. Theme
This product is an interactive PowerPoint Presentation that contains a lesson about the differences between main idea and theme. It contains 4 slides. Slide 1: Contains a brief overview of the lesson, and lesson objectives Slide 2: Activated students background knowledge by having them state what
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Main Idea vs. Theme Activity
This handout provides students with notes on both main idea and theme, and then asks students to compare and contrast those two topics using a Venn diagram.
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Main Idea VS Theme
Students will distinguish Main Idea VS Them by reading the task card and pinning a "main Idea" and "Theme" clothes pin to identify each. It can be done as a center, whole group or small group activity.
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Label Defining Main Idea Vs. Theme
This is designed to be printed on Avery 8163 shipping labels for students to place in their Reader's Notebook. It gives a definition of what the main idea of a text is vs. what the theme of a text is. I teach mini-lessons on main idea and theme and students then place the label on a clean sheet in t
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Main Idea or Theme? Cut and Paste Sorting Activity
Main Idea vs. Theme. This activity provides a fun, engaging, and meaningful way to practice identifying main idea and theme. Students will cut out examples and glue them in the correct column. Answer key included.
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Reading Skills Task Card BUNDLE OF ALL BUNDLES!
An absolute must-have, MASSIVE reading task card bundle. There are over 1,000 Reading Skills Task Cards in this huge discounted bundle of all my bundles (PLUS three free sets!) Many cards have multiple passages per card, including paired passages. This bundle of reading skills tasks cards includes
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Main Idea Activities and Task Cards
Help your students identify the main idea and supporting details in the nonfiction texts that they read with these activities and task cards. Anchor chart posters and student reference sheet are informative resources for young readers both during the unit and throughout the school year. With a varie

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Comparing Topic, Main Idea, Theme, and Moral
Our students need clarity when it comes to English terminology. Use the “Comparing Topic, Main Idea, Theme, and Moral” document for poster use or student reference. Your students can also cut, fold, or cover parts of the document in order to compare: topic vs. theme, topic vs. main idea, main idea v
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Finding Main Idea Hyperdoc
Are you looking for a way to make a topic more engaging, technological, and interactive? Well, then this is the product for you! 100% digital, this dcoument can be used to introduce or reinforce the study of main idea.Components/Skills:ExploreExamineWatchLearnCompareReadInferAnalyzeWonderCollabora
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ELA Hyperdoc Bundle: Figurative Language, Main Idea & Problem Solution
Are you looking for a way to make a topic more engaging, technological, and interactive? Well, then this is the product for you! 100% digital, these hyperdocs can be used to introduce or reinforce key ELA skills. Main Idea Hyperdoc: Components/Skills: Explore Examine Watch Learn Compare Read Infer
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Teaching Theme: identifying, practicing, and comparing to main idea [bundle]
Get more than 50% off with these 4 theme-related files. It's all you need for a great start in getting your students to really understand theme. The four files address: -teaching/understanding theme [for an introductory lesson] -theme warm-up/bell-ringer practice pages [once theme is introduced] -
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Magic Tree House Booklet
I used this booklet to accompany any Magic Tree House book and the main reading skills taught in 3rd Grade: Summary Cause and Effect Compare and Contrast Main Idea v. Theme Sequencing Character Conflicts Personal Perspectives My students used this booklet to write their rough drafts and take notes
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Literary Terms Key Ring Cards
Your students will love these reference cards to use during small groups and independent activities. This product includes the following terms: -Text Structure -Point of View -Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts -Main Idea vs. Theme -Drawing Conclusions -Text Evidence -Poetry -Prose -Drama These can
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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 (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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Reading Strategy Groups: Main Idea
Four COMPLETE strategy group lessons that are ready to print and go! The four lessons in this unit are: 1. Repeating Words = Main Topic 2. Subtopics and Details 3. Paraphrase Sections to Find the Main Idea 4. Add Up Details That Support the Main Idea Each lesson includes: - WARM UP: Quick tasks th

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Identifying the Topic and Main Idea
Do your students always correctly identify the topic and main idea of an informational text? I find that some students can identify the topic of a text (“ice cream”), but may have trouble identifying the main idea ABOUT the topic that the author wants them to know. They might repeat or generalize th
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State Test Review Packet (point of view, theme, main idea, inferences, &more)
This State Assessment review packet prepares students to master concepts covered on district or state assessments. It includes the following concepts: -paired selections -point of view -context clues -theme vs. topic -main idea and supporting details -drawing conclusions/inferences -author's purpo
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Penguin Fact Packet {Graphic Organizer, Venn Diagram, KWL, Main Idea}
**Note: This is an enrichment activity for Kindergarten or can be used for first grade** This is an 18-page packet with a penguin theme. Included in the packet: -Penguin Fact Sheet (3 facts learned and something you still want to know) Color & Black and White (lines, no lines) -All About Pengu
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Main Idea and Details: Valentine's Themed (Common Core)
A Valentine's Day edition to my best seller! Includes fun V-day stories and gives your students practice with finding the main idea and supporting details. Main Idea Mega Bundle Save $7! ***Common Core Standards*** RI.K.2. With prompting and support, identify the main topic and retell key detai
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Reading: Topic vs. Main Idea (English & Español)
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.1.2 Identify the main topic and retell key details of a text. CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.2.2 Identify the main topic of a multiparagraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text. This is a reference poster I created to address that fact I have NEVER seen one o
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Theme VS Main Idea Card Game
This is a great product if you are looking for a small group activity or reading center activity. Students shuffle the cards, and take turns drawing them, reading them and then placing them under the "theme" or "main idea" print out. Easy for my third graders to play without much teacher assistance!
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