Lesson Pack for RI.4.2 (Main Idea and Writing Summaries)

Lesson Pack for RI.4.2 (Main Idea and Writing Summaries)
Lesson Pack for RI.4.2 (Main Idea and Writing Summaries)
Lesson Pack for RI.4.2 (Main Idea and Writing Summaries)
Lesson Pack for RI.4.2 (Main Idea and Writing Summaries)
Lesson Pack for RI.4.2 (Main Idea and Writing Summaries)
Lesson Pack for RI.4.2 (Main Idea and Writing Summaries)
Lesson Pack for RI.4.2 (Main Idea and Writing Summaries)
Lesson Pack for RI.4.2 (Main Idea and Writing Summaries)
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  1. This product contains several resources to help you teach, review, and assess all 10 CCSS ELA Reading Informational Text (RI) standards for 4th grade. All lesson packs contain the following resources:Lesson Progression Suggestions about how you can use these resources to teach an engaging lesson on
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This product contains several resources to help you teach, review, and assess CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.2.

RI.4.2 says students should, "Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text."

This product contains the following resources:

Lesson Progression
Suggestions about how you can use these resources to teach an engaging lesson on RI.4.2. This four-page document explains how to use each resource.

Informational Passage #1
A nonfiction text about gymnastics star Gabby Douglas. This passage is about her childhood. The passage is 447 words and is written at a fourth-grade reading level.

Activity
This activity requires students to use details from the passage to support the main idea. Then students must determine which information from the passage is not relevant to include in a summary of the passage.

Write a Summary
On this page, students must write a summary of passage #1. The question is worded in a way to help students understand what they must write about in order to write a complete summary of the passage.

Quiz #1
This is a four-question quiz over passage #1. There are three multiple-choice questions and one written-response question. All questions correlate to RI.4.2. Questions are written in a way to meet the rigor of the standard while not being confusing for students.

The following are provided as bonus resources to help you assess or reteach RI.4.2:

Informational Passage #2
This passage is about Gabby's professional gymnastics career. It is 637 words long and is written at a fourth-grade level.

Quiz Over Passage #2
Includes three multiple-choice questions and two short-answer questions about passage #2. All questions correlate to RI.4.2. Questions are written in a way to meet the rigor of the standard while not being confusing for students.

All passages are also available in a larger font.
This may be beneficial for students who need to read the passage with a larger font and more space between each line.

Answer Key For All Assignments

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In addition to these paper resources, the passages are also available in Google Slides. The quizzes are also available in Google Forms. The third page of this file contains links to make copies of those resources to your Google Drive if you want. If not, you can just print the resources from the PDF file.

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Please note: If you have already purchased my paired texts about Gabby Douglas and Shawn Johnson (Grades 3-4), please be aware this product contains two of the passages found in that resource.

Please remember, this purchase is for the use of one teacher. It is not intended to be shared. Please purchase an additional license if more than one teacher will be using it.

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