The Main Event: Identifying the Main Idea and Supporting Details in Nonfiction

Download
CREATE NEW FOLDER
Cancel
Use this reading extension activity to help students determine the difference between the main idea and supporting details in nonfiction text. This classroom resource is aligned to Common Core State Standards for reading informational text.

We Give Books

We Give Books

Visit We Give Books, a free online library of children's picture books. For every book read on the site, a brand-new book will be donated to a children's literacy campaign of your choosing. Read aloud to students or encourage them read independently, and you'll teach them to help others at the same time. Giving is as simple as reading!

You've been given early access to our Black Friday Sale!

Use promo code BF20 at checkout for 75% off unlimited access.

Continue to checkout

Annual and 2-year plans renew at full price. Monthly plans renew after 12 consecutive months of premium membership. Restrictions apply. Cancel anytime.