Combine the concept of main idea and details with ALASKA. Students draw cards (details) to match with game boards (main ideas) to score points. The main ideas and details are nonfiction statements regarding Alaska’s symbols, facts, flag, moose, dog sledding and the town of North Pole. Students will record scores on a scorecard. When the game is over, students will complete the paragraph worksheet using the main ideas and details from the game. This is a wonderful and engaging way to reinforce the concept of main idea and details. 15 pages.
Information page about Alaska
5 game boards
15 detail cards
Worksheet for written assessment