This is a 5 day unit for identifying main ideas and supporting details.
Throughout this unit, students will identify the main idea of a paragraph and learn strategies to help them decipher major supporting details versus minor supporting details within a paragraph.
Informative paragraphs are high-interest topics, covering animal and plant adaptations.
1. 5 Daily Mini Lesson Plans and Resources
2. Formative included
3. Answer Keys for daily practice
For a basic Main Idea and Supporting Details unit that allows students to pull out the main idea and supporting details without deciphering major supporting details and minor supporting details, please visit:
Main Idea and Supporting Details Unit