Improve understanding of main idea and detail with this unique method.
►Writing and literacy skills benefit from practicing with the prompts.
►Step by step directions included.
►Accommodations and modifications are built in.
►Useful for RTI strategy.
►Helpful for ELL, Spec. Ed. and remedial student with the ability to differentiate instruction part of product.
►NOTE: Graphics clue consistent throughout. The umbrellas is main idea and the rain drops are details. This will help your visual learners.
►Main Idea and Detail graphic organizers (2 versions)
Have students use (as needed)when pre planning their writing
►Main Idea and Detail chart
use for student reference, make into an anchor chart for classroom, post in your writing center
►25 Main Idea prompts (with student directions)
►25 Detail prompts (with student directions)
Written in a format that you will be able to cut out as strips, put on stock paper and laminate for repeated use
►Individual notebooks where students complete responses. Have chart and graphic organizers included in notebook.
►Writing centers (post chart and student directions)
use graphic organizers as needed, or as an accommodation for students who require additional support.
►Graphic organizer could be accepted as final writing product, this would then be a modification to the writing assignment.
►Tutor, classroom volunteer material
►Supplemental instruction in main idea and detail
Old School Works to provide a variety of literacy materials.