Some students may struggle with finding the main idea of a story or
passage. The main idea is sometimes confused with the summary which causes problems while reading. Teaching the words to help with the main idea is a process. The main idea is the most important part of the story because it helps the readers understand what the story is mainly about. In these downloadable, each poster deals with the main idea using the “WH” word is in English and Spanish. Each poster is displayed with pictures to help the students learn the main “WH” words that enable the learner to learn to find the main idea of a text with an individual sheet or an 11 x17 poster for the classroom.