Main Idea Lessons and Task Cards

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Kaitlynn Albani
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1st - 3rd, Homeschool
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This resources my students loved because it really broke the main idea parts into ways they understood


Main Idea is a difficult concept for students to understand. Make it easier for students with this pack!

53 pages + 16 pages of answers

FILE ONE: Main Idea Lessons
Page 1: Title Page
Page 2-19: What's the Main Idea passages and questions
8 pages with multiple choice - 8 pages with same passages but where students write in their own main idea.
Page 20-21: Read the passage. Cut and paste main idea and supporting details
Page 22: Main Idea Web
Page 23-24: Where did that come from? Find the one sentence that does not contribute to the main idea.
Page 25-26: What's it all about? Cut and paste supporting details.
Page 27-28: Main Idea Organizers for use with any story or passage.
Page 29-30: Table top main idea craft with directions
Page 31: How to find the main idea poster
Page 32: What is a main idea poster
Page 33: What is s detail poster
Page 34: Student mini main idea reminder print outs
Page 35: Credits

FILE TWO: Main Idea Task Cards --
[If you just need the task cards, you can find them HERE]

*20 Task Cards
*1 Answer Sheet
*1 Guided Answer Sheet
*Main Idea definition poster in color + black and white
*Answer Key
*Main Idea Cover Task Card
*Main Idea definition reminder cards for students

FILE THREE: Answer Key to Main Idea Lessons

Check the images and see if this will work for you!
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