Need an introduction to Main Idea and Theme? Looking for a formative assessment to see what you're students already know about Key Ideas and Details?
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This presentation with provided guided notes covers the Common Core Standard: Key Ideas and Details. Specifically, this lesson breaks down the difference between Main Idea and Theme. Two concepts that are incredibly confusing and often taught incorrectly.
1.) Definitions of Main Idea and Theme
2.) Small Group Work using a realistic fiction example
3.) Answer Key
This mini-lesson is super versatile! The presentation can be used in class as a whole class discussion while students engage in guided notes. This presentation can also be utilized as a flipped classroom once you've established your own copy of the google presentation!