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What Is The Main Idea?

Using The Carrot Seed by Ruth Krauss and Marsupial Sue by John Lithgow, young readers practice identifying the main idea of a story. They discuss the main idea of a magazine picture, complete graphic organizers for both books, and create a class slideshow of main ideas of their favorite classroom book. Look at main ideas across stories, in a variety of formats.

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Resource Details

Grade
K - 2nd
Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategies
Research
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Included Materials
  • Worksheet