This game includes:
*number labels for envelopes or bags
*various sentence strips with one main idea & three supporting details
*recording sheet for main ideas
How to Play the Game:
1) Students read sentences in numbered envelopes.
2) Students work independently or in groups to identify the main idea out of four different sentences.
3) Students record the main idea from each set of sentences on the recording sheet.
***This game can be played independently, with partners or in a small group setting. For an extension activity students can create their own set of four sentences and have their peers identify the main idea.***