Umbrella Organizer Frames

Being able to identify the details that support a main idea is an important skill. Have your pupils practice with this graphic organizer, which includes space for a main idea, three supporting details, and a final conclusion.

42 Views 35 Downloads
CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Have learners analyze a short informational or literary text with this organizer
  • Pupils might also use this to plan out a paragraph they are going to write
  • Provide the main idea and then ask learners to find the supporting details
Pros

  • Learners will need to pay close attention to a text to determine the main idea and details in order to record them here
Cons

  • The graphics on this organizer are not the best; what is meant to be an umbrella looks more like a shovel
  • There isn't much space for pupils to write the details
Common Core