Common Core State Standard: RI.2.2-Identify the main topic of a multi-paragraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.
This bundle helps you teach your students how to identify the main ideas of various paragraphs and tie it into identifying the topic of the entire text. The graphic organizer is adaptable to any text and may be used in collaborative groups, whole group, or differentiated instruction. Copy the graphic organizer and paste it into the interactive journals to help keep your students organized. By the end of the book, students will be able to write a summary of what the topic is and add the 3 most important things they learned about this topic.