46 Task Cards to help students practice using details to find the main idea. Grades 3-6 comprehension practice focusing on main ideas and details. Combines three main idea task card sets:
-Main Idea Task Cards 1
-Main Idea Task Cards 2
-Main Idea Task Cards 3
-4 BONUS Task Cards
-66 Total Questions!
-Graphic Organizer: Topic > Main Idea > Details
Mostly informational texts and some fantasy, poetry, and realistic fiction. All questions are aligned with released STAAR. Great for teaching, practice, and test prep!
Best for on-level 3rd and 4th graders or for slightly below-level 5th and 6th graders. Reading levels 3.6-5.7
Lexile 520L - 830L
STAAR Aligned to match question stems and vocabulary.
TEKS Fig.19D; 3.13A; 4.11A; 5.11A
Main Idea Questions in these Task Cards:
-The paragraph is mostly about -
-What is the main idea of this paragraph?
-Which sentence from the paragraph states the main idea?
-The paragraph shows the reader -
-What are three details that support the idea that __ ?
-This paragraph has details such as ____, so I think the paragraph is mainly about __.
Common Core Standards addressed in this set:
These cards are correlated with the following Common Core Standard for grades 3 and 4:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2 Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea
The bundle may be purchased separately:
Main Ideas Task Cards #1 (STAAR Prep)
Main Ideas Task Cards #2
Main Ideas Task Cards #3
Main Idea Task Cards NOT in this Bundle:
Main Ideas Task Cards #4 (Informational)
Main Ideas Task Cards #5 (Biographies)
Other bundled sets:
Summarizing Lesson Bundle
Main Ideas and Details Lesson Bundle
Drawing Conclusions Task Card Bundle #1
Drawing Conclusions Task Card Bundle #2
STAAR Daily Warm Ups:
STAAR Reading Daily Warm Ups 3rd Grade #1
STAAR Reading Daily Warm Ups 3rd Grade #2
STAAR Reading Daily Warm Ups 4th Grade #1
STAAR Reading Daily Warm Ups 5th-6th Grade #1
Cause and Effect Task Cards
Cause and Effect Task Cards #1
Cause and Effect Task Cards #2
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