This PowerPoint on supporting the main idea with details will help students understand the importance of providing evidence in writing. Explains main idea, supporting details, and the use of transition words to link ideas together. Includes examples of major and minor supporting details, lists of transition words for various types of organization, and a paragraph writing graphic organizer that you can use digitally, along with a printer friendly version for students for pre-writing to make hard copy rough drafts.
© Deborah Hayes aka HappyEdugator. For classroom and homeschool use.