This is a high-interest PowerPoint presentation that is a complete lesson on main idea. It is designed to provide the initial introduction, guided practice, skill reinforcement and formative assessment on identifying the main idea. A key for every question, practice and formative assessment is embedded within the lesson. Lesson promotes teacher-student interaction. Instructs students on how to complete a main idea pyramid to aid in distinguishing the topic, main idea and supporting details. Students participate in exercises designed to aid them in identifying the topic, main idea and supporting details of a reading passage. Interactive questions with immediate feedback. Nonfiction text is featured to support Common Core Standards. An Egyptian theme is used to stimulate student interest and expand student vocabulary.
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