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Main Idea & Details Activities

Grade Levels
1st - 3rd, Homeschool
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56 pages
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This Main Idea & Details packet will help your students master this difficult concept. It is packed with hands-on crafts, activities and a fun student gift. Everything you need to tackle this common core standard is right here at your fingertips.

Packet includes:

-Anchor Chart Posters

-Crafts with templates and main idea & details sentences

-Crafts include: crayon box, popcorn box, rain cloud, ice cream cone, pencil and apple bushel basket

-Flap Books: Main Idea/Detail

-What's the Topic? sort (students sort words by topic and label them)

-It's All About the Details! (activity sheets and answers provided)

-What's the Main Idea? (activity sheets and answers provided)

-Student Bookmarks in color and black and white

**Main Idea & Details task cards also available

***Please download the preview for more details**

Total Pages
56 pages
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
Identify the main topic and retell key details of a text.
Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.


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