This chart can be used for think pair share activities. First, students will think up ideas on their own. Next, their partners will think up ideas of their own. Finally, the students will combine their ideas together and share them with the class.
Students can identify the main idea and key details of a story using this Apple Tree graphic organizer. Once students have filled out the main idea and the three key details, have them color, cut, and tape the apples to the bottom of the tree