Common Core Reading RI.2.2 and RI.3.2: Main Idea of Paragraphs and Entire Texts

Common Core Reading RI.2.2 and RI.3.2: Main Idea of Paragraphs and Entire Texts
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Identify the main topic of a multiparagraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.

Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.

This printable addresses the above Common Core reading standards and is best used at a 4th-6th grade reading level. Students first work to find the main idea or topic of individual paragraphs in a text, and at the end of each exercise identify the main idea or topic of the whole set of paragraphs. There are four different reading selections in the product, all of which are non-fiction and informational. Please see the Preview for an idea of what students need to do. Answers provided.

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5 pages
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Teaching Duration
45 minutes
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