Understanding main idea is a critical part of reading comprehension. This set of task cards and assessments/worksheets help students learn to identify the main idea of a paragraph.
Students read a paragraph on each card, choose the correct main idea, and record their answer. Includes 20 task cards, recording sheet, answer key. These can be used in literacy centers, as a Scoot game, for review, and more.
Students read three paragraphs and cut/paste the correct main idea statement. Includes two versions.
These are written for second grade students but may also work for late first grade or remediation in third.