Main Idea - These 24 main idea task cards contain a variety of informational texts on high interest topics across the content areas for students to enjoy. Also included are three main idea task card activities / organizers to help students sift through the details and discern the main idea of each text.
This is a fantastic resource for upper elementary or middle school students working on identifying main idea and is great for daily review, centers, early finishers, or even whole class spiral review.
This unit includes:
24 Informational Main Idea Task Cards in two different styles for printing convenience
3 Student Activities / Organizers
Student Answer Document
Another great resource for helping students identify the main idea of informational texts is my Science Main Idea Task Card Activity Pack
This is also an excellent resource for integrating science and literacy!