This is a fun and simple mini lesson on main idea and details with PIZZA. I just love it and the students get very creative with their pizza designs. This would be a great way to review or teach the skill of finding the main idea of an article and the details that support it.
This product contains a lesson and activity on finding the main idea and details of a short article on pizza, and they create a pizza!
It contains that following:
Main Idea and Details Graphic Organizer Pizza
Main Idea and Details Foldable in the shape of a Pizza
Article on the history of pizza Flesch Kincaid Level of 6.7
Suggestions for a mini lesson
Main Idea/Detail Answers from article
Pictures of some of my student’s work
Suggestions of how to use this material after a mini-lesson
I used this in my students interactive reader's response notebook but you could use it however you wanted to in your classroom. I included a few ideas for use.
I hope you can use it and enjoy!
This is for single classroom use only. (Copyright NLarocca2013)