What's The Idea
Students discuss the importance of identifying the main idea in reading selections. After reading newspaper articles related to nutrition, students identify the main idea of the selection and three supporting details. A reading log worksheet is included.
How to Find the Main Idea
A Close Reading of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address
New Review Grade 12 ELA Module 4: Literary Analysis
Using TED Talks and Non-Print Texts to Address Reading and Speaking and Listening Standards
A Wizard of Earthsea: Themes of the Novel
Shakespearean Soliloquy Fluency: A Close Reading and Analysis of "To be or not to be"
"Lonesome for a Change": Close Reading an excerpt from Their Eyes Were Watching God
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