Main Idea | Main Idea Activity for 4th and 5th Grades

Main Idea | Main Idea Activity for 4th and 5th Grades
Main Idea | Main Idea Activity for 4th and 5th Grades
Main Idea | Main Idea Activity for 4th and 5th Grades
Main Idea | Main Idea Activity for 4th and 5th Grades
Main Idea | Main Idea Activity for 4th and 5th Grades
Main Idea | Main Idea Activity for 4th and 5th Grades
Main Idea | Main Idea Activity for 4th and 5th Grades
Main Idea | Main Idea Activity for 4th and 5th Grades
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  1. This Reading Bundle contains 10 essential reading units for 4th and 5th graders which will help your students increase their reading comprehension. The bundle includes engaging passages, graphic organizers, activities, and lots of task cards which target key reading skills. Here are the units includ
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This Main Idea, Supporting Detail, and Summary Packet has reading comprehension

worksheets, games, task cards, and graphic organizers to help your students master the concept of finding the main idea, using informational text. This packet of main idea activities is created for fourth and fifth graders and includes high interest passages and activities that your kids will enjoy!

It includes:

4 Different Main Idea and Supporting Detail Graphic Organizers

Main Idea Matching Game (40 cards)

32 Main Idea Task Cards (plus student record sheet)

Main Idea Bag Activity

3 Main Idea Matching Worksheets: Panda Bears, Amelia Earhart, and The Revolutionary War

3 Main Idea, Supporting Details and Summary Worksheets (double sided plus keys): Mt. Rushmore, Transcontinental Railroad, and Disneyland’s First Day

3 Main Idea Passages (double sided worksheets) with Multiple Choice Questions for Bald Eagles, Hammerhead Sharks, and The Pyramids

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Teacher Notes

SAVE MORE and GET MORE with the Reading Bundle for 4th and 5th Grade!!! (Click Here) It has 10 key reading units which cover many 4th and 5th reading standards!

Here are the units included in the Reading Bundle for 4th and 5th Grade!

Main Idea

Characters, Settings, and Events: Story Elements

Compare and Contrast

Elements of Poetry, Drama, and Prose

Text Evidence

Inferences Using Informational Text

Inferences Using Literature

Theme

Cause and Effect

Informational Text Structures

Why you'll love this resource:

  • It includes main idea passages, some requiring short answers and others with multiple choice answers.
  • There are a variety of formats included from passages, games, task cards, activities, graphic organizers, foldables, and more!
  • The passages are high interest ones your students will enjoy, like Disneyland's First Day!
  • The printables are low prep for busy teachers!
  • It may be used in a number of ways from guided reading, to reader's workshop, independent work, literacy centers, exit slips, homework, whole class games, test prep, and more!!!

Need Main Idea for third grade? This set has the same task cards and graphic organizers but different passages.

Main Idea 3rd Grade

Also, I do want to suggest a great set of reading games which would go well with this reading unit. There is a game for EACH READING STANDARD!!! It comes in a set of 10 for fiction, a set of 10 for nonfiction, or a bundle of 20 reading games specifically for 4th and 5th grades!

10 Fiction Reading Games

10 Nonfiction Reading Games

20 Reading Games Bundle

Looking for more main idea activities? This one has 5 leveled passages (3 levels for each), 3 games, and 3 sets of task cards:

Main Idea Kit for 3rd - 5th Grades

Finally, if you like my work, I would love for you to follow me by clicking on the green star at the top of the page.

Thanks!

Jenn

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