SAVINGS BUNDLE: Main Idea & Details (23 ELA Reading Drills | 44 Task Cards)

SAVINGS BUNDLE: Main Idea & Details (23 ELA Reading Drills | 44 Task Cards)
SAVINGS BUNDLE: Main Idea & Details (23 ELA Reading Drills | 44 Task Cards)
SAVINGS BUNDLE: Main Idea & Details (23 ELA Reading Drills | 44 Task Cards)
SAVINGS BUNDLE: Main Idea & Details (23 ELA Reading Drills | 44 Task Cards)
SAVINGS BUNDLE: Main Idea & Details (23 ELA Reading Drills | 44 Task Cards)
SAVINGS BUNDLE: Main Idea & Details (23 ELA Reading Drills | 44 Task Cards)
SAVINGS BUNDLE: Main Idea & Details (23 ELA Reading Drills | 44 Task Cards)
SAVINGS BUNDLE: Main Idea & Details (23 ELA Reading Drills | 44 Task Cards)
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Help your students master the main idea & details with this savings bundle!

THIS BUNDLE CONSISTS OF 2 PRODUCTS:

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TEST PREP DRILLS

Arm your students with the skills they need to tackle any main idea or detail-related question with these 23 ELA reading drills!  Each drill includes tips that reinforce effective reading strategies, and can be used to drive home the fundamentals or prepare for test day!

THIS PRODUCT INCLUDES:

  • 23 ELA reading drills (16 informational texts / 7 fiction passages)
  • 72 simulated test questions (multiple choice / short response)
  • Helpful tips on answering common main idea & detail questions effectively 
  • Questions on finding the summary, theme & central message of passages
  • 3 FREE, half-page drills in addition to the 23 drills

COMMON CORE DESIGNED, SIMULATED AFTER:

  • Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC)
  • Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC)
  • Florida Standards Assessments Test (FSA)
  • New York State Testing Program
  • State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) Program
  • Each year, there are ~5 - 6 main idea / detail-related questions on these tests.

USEFUL IN MANY WAYS!

All drills take 5 - 10 minutes to complete, and are useful for:

  • Guided or independent practice
  • ELA test preparation
  • Reading intervention groups / literacy circles / partner work
  • Homework
  • Morning / afternoon work (e.g. do now)
  • Literacy centers / self-learning  (includes answer keys)
  • After-school programs & tutoring
  • Exit slips & tickets to assess skill mastery
  • Substitute teacher lesson plans / sick days

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TASK CARDS

Your students will crack the main idea with these fun, animal-themed literacy cards while improving ELA test scores!

All 44 cards have multiple choice answers on the back and are terrific for:

  • Literacy centers (answer sheets provided to assess main idea & details)
  • Exit slips
  • Quick 1:1 reading drills with students
  • Homework
  • Morning do now
  • ELA test prep
  • Guided or independent practice
  • Literature circles / reading groups / partner work
  • After-school programs

There are a total of 6 sets, each with a distinct look and clearly coded for easy organization for students. The sets are differentiated according to level of difficulty:

- Beginner: Sets A & B [16 cards]

- Intermediate: Sets C & D [14 cards]

- Advanced: Sets E & F [14 cards]

Perfect for any classroom, these main idea task cards are easy to print and have been student tested, teacher approved :) Best of all, who doesn't love learning about animals?

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Aligned with Common Core State Standards

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.3.1: Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.3.2: Recount stories, including fables, folktales, and myths from diverse cultures; determine the central message, lesson, or moral and explain how it is conveyed through key details in the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.1: Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as a basis for the answers.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.2: Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.4.1: Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.4.2: Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text; summarize the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.1: Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.2: Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.5.1: Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.5.2: Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text, including how characters in a story or drama respond to challenges or how the speaker in a poem reflects upon a topic; summarize the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.1: Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.2: Determine two or more main ideas of a text and explain how they are supported by key details; summarize the text.

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118 pages
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Teaching Duration
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