Teaching Main Idea Worksheets and Activities

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2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
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Use this activity pack to teach main idea using an umbrella! Why an umbrella, you ask? A main idea COVERS the whole story or all of the details, just like an umbrella covers you when it's raining! This activity pack provides many different ways for your students to practice this strategy, and visual aids are included!

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What awesome main idea resources are included?
★ Visual aid to comprehend the umbrella main idea strategy
★ A file folder sorting activity
★ Several worksheets to practice sorting details under the correct umbrella/main idea
★ Write the Details worksheets: based on photos provided in the umbrella graphic organizer
★ What's the Main Idea of Passages Provided worksheets: Students will read a passage provided and take notes on the umbrella graphic organizer. Then, they can practice writing the main idea into the umbrella using their details.

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What are other customers saying about this product?
"I have enjoyed using this product with my students. It's such a great visual for them! Main idea is really starting to 'click' with them now. Thanks for a great product!"

"The visual and hands on components of this activity have been so helpful in teaching my students main idea and supporting details!"

"This is perfect to teach main idea. I have a few students who are struggling with that skill, and I was so excited to see that you made a packet! This really makes an abstract skill more concrete. Thanks!"

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Want other main idea resources? Check these out:
Main Idea Bundle
Main Idea and Supporting Details Wonderland
Snack Attack Main Idea QR Code Fun

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20
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Teaching Main Idea Worksheets and Activities
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Teaching Main Idea Worksheets and Activities
Teaching Main Idea Worksheets and Activities
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