Main Ideas of a Text - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Main Ideas of a Text - Playlist and Teaching Notes
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Students explore standard RI.5.2 with this playlist. They will determine two or more main ideas in an informational text. Students will explain how each main idea is supported by key details. Students also have the option to view instructional videos and complete practice quizzes or activities.

This product includes:
• 2 links to instructional videos or texts
• 3 links to practice quizzes or activities
• 1 assessment that includes four multiple choice questions
• Definitions of key terms, such as main ideas and key details
• Examples of how to identify the main idea and key details in a text
• "Centralia: The Fire Still Burns" by Wisewire
• "A Uniform Decision" by Wisewire
• "Reduce, Reuse, & Recycle" by Wisewire
• An excerpt from "When NOT to Rescue’ a Wild Animal" by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation
• An accompanying Teaching Notes file

The Teaching Notes file includes:
• Additional activities to help your students explore the standard
• Links to additional practice quizzes or activities
• An answer guide with correct answers, answer choice rationales, and DOK (Depth of Knowledge) levels

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Please note, passages in this product appear in these other products:
"Centralia: The Fire Still Burns" by Wisewire appears in:
RI.5.3 - Quiz and Answer Guide


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Total Pages
18 pages
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Teaching Duration
30 minutes
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