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Main Idea

Infer the implied main idea from one or more related texts.  Justify inferences about main idea by providing supporting details. 

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Ages: 7 - 15
How to Find the Main Idea with Tim and Moby
From brainpop.com, produced by BrainPOP.com
This cartoon lecture uses examples and humorous situations to explain how to find the topic and the main idea in a piece of text.  (04:30)
September 30, 2009 at 11:24 AM
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Ages: 8 - 12
Blue Ribbon Readers: The Hamburger Game (Interactive)
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by WPSU
The 'Hamburger Game' is part of WPSU’s Blue Ribbon Readers, a collection of seven interactive games designed to help elementary school students gain reading comprehension competences. The Hamburger Game helps students practice attentive reading by ch... [more]
May 29, 2012 at 12:01 AM
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Ages: 8 - 15
Main Idea Song – Learn to Read – Learning Upgrade
From youtube.com, produced by Learning Upgrade
Find the main idea in a passage. (01:08)
Found by drewlu in Main Idea
January 5, 2016 at 06:47 PM
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Ages: 8 - 12
Brain Pop-Main Idea with Tim and Moby
From brainpop.com, produced by Brain Pop
This video discusses the main idea which what is specifically being said about a particular topic.  Examples are shown for student to find the main idea from passages. This fun video from BrainPop is a great resource to help students master this impo... [more]
June 3, 2010 at 07:29 PM
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Ages: 8 - 14
Main Idea Song
From YouTube, produced by Learning Upgrade
Video is about finding the main idea in a passage, it is in song form. This video discusses what a paragraph is, the topic sentence, detail sentences, and conclusion.  Video is good quality and good for all students as review or initial learning of t... [more]
Found by Barb in Main Idea
August 4, 2009 at 03:54 PM
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Ages: 9 - 12
Main Idea and Supporting Details Song
From YouTube, produced by Leah Kane
This song was written to help readers find the main idea and supporting details in an article. Lyrics Written & Performed by Leah Kane and Jeff Maynard to the tune of "Aeroplane Over the Sea" by Neutral Milk Hotel.  There are no images or lyrics, onl... [more]
Found by jeff6170 in Main Idea
November 11, 2012 at 07:37 PM
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Ages: 6 - 12
What's the Main Idea?
From YouTube, produced by youtube
Primary students learn how to identify the main idea of a story. This informative video breaks down how students can  find the main idea or point of the story. Picture Walks, supporting details, chapters, and inferring are discussed. This is a great ... [more]
Found by porter1526 in Main Idea
August 19, 2012 at 11:34 AM
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