$Do you have students who confuse main idea with theme? Clear up the confusion with this common core aligned, 34 page teaching pack. Posters for Theme, Main Idea, and Comparing Theme and Main Idea are available in a full color, digital format or a print friendly version. Illustrated signs are included for 18 themes commonly found in children’s books$
Did you know that Common Core Standard RL.4.5 (Literature) wants students to know concepts of poetry such as meter and rhythm? Plus, Common Core wants students to compare this to features of drama/plays such as stage directions, dialogue, and cast of characters. YIKES! These activity cards TEACH AND REVIEW these skills. Plus, this document also includes a printable, easy-fold box for storage! --New Cover
Common Core Topical Practice (Aligned to Grade 4 Standards) Passages for practicing Common Core Standard RI.4.5. This document includes four passages for practicing Text Structure (Standard RI.4.5) THEMATIC for ease of instruction. This document includes a variety of question types, historical and scientific text passages, and answer keys are all included. Common Core Made Easier!!!