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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!
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
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!
Why you'll love this resource:
Need Main Idea for third grade? This set has the same task cards and graphic organizers but different passages.
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!
Looking for more main idea activities? This one has 5 leveled passages (3 levels for each), 3 games, and 3 sets of task cards:
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