Main Idea? Details? What is your story mainly about? This is a thirteen page product with four different activities to reinforce main idea and details, story elements, as well as including a bit of art. The activities may be used with any book.
The first activity is a 10 page "Main Idea & Details Mini Book" which includes the following...
Page 1 Main Idea definition
Page 2 Details definition
Page 3 Title, Characters, Setting-children write in the information
Page 4-What is the main idea of your story? children answer the question
Page 5-8 Details 1-4 Children describe the details and then illustrate each detail,one page for each of four details
The second activity is a large hand that the children will cut out which includes the following information on fingers, thumb, and the palm...Title, Characters Setting, Main Idea, Details 1-3, and Favorite Part. A blank hand is included which will be cut out and stapled behind the first hand. The children fill in the information on the blank hand.
The third activity includes all the pieces needed to create a flower in a vase. The children will color the pieces and then assemble to make a picture. On the vase the children will design a new cover to the book. The flower provides space to write the Title, Main Idea, Details 1-4, and Favorite Part and then there are two leaves to list Characters and Setting.
Finally, the fourth activity will become a "Super Hero". Again all the pieces are included to create a super hero while working on Main Idea and Details.
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