Finding the Main Idea Activities and Task Cards

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This main idea and supporting details pack includes everything you need to teach your students how to identify the main idea and supporting details, and distinguish between them. Posters and student reference sheet are informative resources for young readers both during the unit and throughout the school year. With a variety of graphic organizers, question stems, and practice activities your students will become an expert in finding the main idea and supporting details in no time at all!

CONTENTS
“What is the Main Idea?” Poster
“What are Supporting Details?” Poster
“How to Find the Main Idea” Poster
“Quick Tip-Hand” Poster
“Finding the Main Idea, Helps You…” Poster
“Main Idea VS Theme” Poster
Main Idea Student Reference Sheet
8 Main Idea Graphic Organizers
Main Idea Graphic Organizer and Reflection Questions Sheet
Main Idea Illustration Sheet
Main Idea Sticky Note Organizer
Main Idea Organizer for NF Chapter Books or Long Articles
Student Main Idea Question Stems for Independent Reading
8 Main Idea Task Cards
Find the Main Idea Practice Passages (4 practice sheets)
Main Idea/Supporting Details Sort
Writing with a Main Idea
(directions, graphic organizer, student checklist, and writing paper)
Teacher Notes and Book Recommendations

Looking for more resources to teach your students different reading strategies? Use the links below to see my other reading strategy products.

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Finding the Main Idea Activities and Task Cards
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Finding the Main Idea Activities and Task Cards
Finding the Main Idea Activities and Task Cards