This product includes 20 nonfiction multi-paragraph passages with main idea graphic organizers. Students are asked to read the passage. Identify the topic. Write the main idea on their graphic organizer. Reread and highlight details from the text that support the main idea. Passages also address important vocabulary centered around each topic.
*THIS PRODUCT WAS UPDATED 1/20/16
The passage topics include:
The Human Body
All About Sounds
All About Weather
The Solar System
This product addresses the following common core standards:
Identify the main topic of a multiparagraph text as well as the focus
of specific paragraphs within the text.
Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.
Describe how reasons support specific points the author makes in a text.