Great for teaching main idea/details. Give each group a bag to figure out what their main idea would be (ex: baking a cake). Includes a graphic organizer to fill in the main idea of the bag and the supporting details (ex: eggs)
Determining the Central Message and Identifying the Main Idea and Supporting Details (RL RI Use in conjunction with teaching central message in Unit 3 Grade 3 Readygen. Students can easily related to these stories from previous grades.
Determine the main ideas and supporting details of a text read aloud or information presented in diverse media and formats including visually, orally, and quantitatively. Narrative and informational text anchor chart (main idea)
main idea bags - students look at items in bag, determine what they have in common, and write the main idea and supporting details of the bag!---i would then have them make their own main idea bag to see if we could figure theirs out!