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VIP's - Very Important Points (Main Idea)
Nonfiction Reading Strategy for Main Idea During or after nonfiction reading, students must find 3 VIP's (Very Important Points). This activity requires students to identify main ideas of a text in a fun way! I have the students 'flag' their VIPs during reading with sticky notes. After compiling
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The Wild About Wolves! Activity Pack
The Wild About Wolves! Activity Pack from Beaker & Book includes activities that address physical characteristics and behaviors of wolves, food chain interactions, and the impact of changes to an ecosystem. In addition, there are several strategies, class activities, and learning games to help s
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Main Idea and Supporting Details
*Now part of a Comprehension Strategies Mega-Bundle* SAVE here: Comprehension Strategies Mega-Bundle Identifying the Main Idea is such an important skill, but can sometimes be hard for young learners to grasp. This interactive PowerPoint introduction and engaging follow-up activities not only make

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Main Idea and Details for Informational Text
I created this product to use in my split 1st/2nd grade classroom when teaching main idea (CCSS RI.1.2 Identify the main topic and retell key details of a text and CCSS RI.2.2 Identify the main topic of a multi paragraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.) Included in
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Reading Comprehension Lesson Plans for K-1 {Unit 4: Retelling & Main Idea}
Reading comprehension lessons on retelling, key details, and main idea; supplemental posters and visual aids; graphic organizers; and other materials for your Kindergarten or first grade students! ----- This reading comprehension strategies unit is designed to teach students retelling, story eleme
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Main Idea & Details Activities
The Puzzling Main Idea contains directions and materials needed for 5 different Main Idea Activities. They are tons of fun, hands-on, and a perfect continuation to Main Idea mini-lessons! The activities encourage whole class, partner/group, and independent work/critical thinking! If followed in o
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Teaching Main Idea with The Important Book
The Important Book by Margaret Wise Brown is an excellent book to help students understand main idea. I've included all the documents I've used this week to teach this book to my 2nd grade students. This includes a main idea poster, lesson idea with chocolate chip cookies, bubble maps, writing t
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Main Idea & Supporting Details | 4 Main Idea Introduction Lessons | BUNDLE
This bundle includes four of my favorite lessons to use for introducing main idea skills. These are not your typical main idea lessons where students have to come up with the main idea and supporting details from reading a passage. Instead, these activities focus on hands-on kinesthetic learning sty
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Theme or Main Idea?
Theme or Main Idea Resource Pack - Do you have students who confuse main idea with theme? Clear up the confusion with this common core aligned, 34 page teaching pack. Posters for Theme, Main Idea, and Comparing Theme and Main Idea are available in a full color, digital format or a print friendly ver
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Zoo Themed Main Idea and Details Practice
This main idea resource includes 20 zoo animal themed main idea reading passages in 3 FORMATS. It contains a multiple choice, task card, and writing response format for EACH reading passage. The reading passages provide fun facts and information on common zoo/wild animals. This content will chall
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Elementary Main Idea Packet (SUPER JAM-PACKED!)
*BEST SELLER!* This packet contains TONS of fabulous items to teach and/or enrich your main idea unit. From activities and vocabulary, handouts and posters, to worksheets and assessments, and MORE! There are SOOOO MANY things to do that you can pretty much just sort through them and pick-and-choo
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The Important Book: Resources for Class Books
This product contains fun resources to supplement the book “The Important Book” by Margaret Wise Brown! The Important Book is a great model of three things: Determining Importance Main Idea and Details Paragraph Organization One of the best things about this book is how adaptable it is to make
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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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Elementary "The Important Book" Packet
*BEST SELLER!* "The Important Book" is a children's book written by Margaret Wise Brown. *This handy packet contains numerous activities that can be used with this popular children's book. You can pick and choose which activities would best suit your specific classroom needs. This is a great book
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Main Idea Unit
Contents Ideas for introducing Main Idea with bags and objects Ideas for practicing determining the Main Idea with pictures 6 pages of pictures to use with Main Idea bags with a different Main Idea for each page Main Idea Recording Sheet for the picture sets Lesson on using the book The Important Bo
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The Important Book-3 Writing Lessons
I use The Important Book every single year to not only teach main idea and supporting detail, but also to teach the importance and self worth of each student. In this packet you will find three meaningful writing lessons to accompany Margaret Wise Brown's The Important Book. The three writing acti
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Writing a Summary With Main Idea and Important Details - Organizers and Rubric
*Please be aware that my literature packs include this item. If you already have a literature pack, you will not need to purchase this item separately. These organizers will help your students to write well organized summaries of a book or chapter of a book. Well-detailed directions will explain ho
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Main Idea Task Cards - Set 2   Nonfiction Texts Test Prep
Here's Set 2 of my Main Idea Task Cards. Set 1 was a Best Seller, so I decided to create another set. These task cards, just like the first set, are all Nonfiction texts, giving your students practice with reading nonfiction, as well as identifying the main idea of the text and finding supportin
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The Important Book - writing activities to make a class book
Using The Important Book by Margaret Wise Brown, your students will create pages for a class book to share with others. These activities can be used as a back to school (get to know you) activity, during the year as a descriptive writing lesson, or at the end of the year to wrap up your amazing yea
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Main Idea Mini Lesson and Graphic Organizers
Use this lesson plan, mentor text suggestions, and PPT sold separately to teach your students how 'careful' readers identify the main idea of the books and articles they read. The main idea table is a great visual that helps students understand the importance of 'supportiing' details. The powerpoi
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Presidents of America [Main Idea & Key Details] Reading Unit of Study
Presidents of America: Main Idea and Key Details Reading Unit Of Study Thank you for your interest our “Targeted Reading Strategies: Identifying the Main Idea and Key Details” pack! In using this mini-unit, you will be teaching your students to identify the main idea and key details while reading
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Martin Luther King, Jr. [Author's Purpose & Main Ideas] Reading Unit of Study
Martin Luther King, Jr: Author’s Purpose and Main Ideas Unit of Study!This weeklong mini-unit is focused around identifying the author’s purpose and details that support this idea while reading. You will be using several nonfiction texts focused on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to teach these concept
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Main Idea-Four Feet, Two Sandals, by Karen Lynn Williams
This main idea lesson is one of our class favorites! It goes with the book Four Feet, Two Sandals, by Karen Lynn Williams. Students learn the concept of Main Idea by packing their suitcase for a trip! They can work independently or in pairs to decide the important parts of the story. After they h
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Main Idea SPRING! Retelling Graphic Organizers
Main Idea SPRING! Retelling Graphic Organizers MAKE LEARNING FUN!! MAIN IDEA comes alive with these COMPREHENSION Skills GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS for *READER’S WORKSHOP *CENTERS *HOMEWORK *READING INCENTIVE PROGRAMS etc. Have students practice those important COMPREHENSION SKILLS! • *STORY ELEMENTS-M
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