Many students are struggling with paragraph writing. They mostly have a difficult time expressing the details in their own words. This file allows them to take details and put them into paragraphs using their own words. There are 2 different activities. The first one gives the students 4 sentences. One is the main idea and the other 3 are the supporting details. Students need to take that information and put it into their own words. The second activity gives students the paragraph. They need to identify the main idea and details and write a summary using the information in their own words.
Common Core Aligned