The Main Idea Graphic Organizer is a great way for students visually comprehend main idea concepts. Younger students can illustrate the main idea and supporting details. Older students can write a sentence for each supporting detail and the main idea.
*Print this graphic organizer front and back. Have the students fold the organizer into a pamphlet, with the main idea facing the outside.
*You could also use this organizer as a retelling activity to remind students of a story/book.