Students read the passages disregard nonessential information express the main idea and think of a title for each passage related to the main idea. Here is a collection of our printable worksheets for topic main idea and supporting details of chapter key ideas and details in section reading.
This worksheet features six more original nonfiction passages for your students to analyze.
Finding the main idea worksheets 3rd grade. Here is another double sided main idea worksheet. Finding the main idea in paragraphs we move up to complete paragraph length. The first two worksheets ask students to identify the main idea of each paragraph of a text.
A brief description of the worksheets is on each of the worksheet widgets. Find the main idea hockey themed this longer passage has a theme attached to it. These are called supporting ideas and may also be stated or implied.
Story elements worksheets fact vs opinion worksheets. The main idea is usually reinforced by a series of other points or details which support the premise of the main idea. Finding the main idea is the most important reading comprehension skill kids will learn and it requires lots of reinforcement.
Print all different types of graphic organizers including hamburger writing charts timelines venn diagrams t charts writing webs and more. Click on the images to view download or print them. Main idea details.
What details support the main ideas of the text. Our main idea worksheets keep kids engaged with fun and interesting reading passages carefully selected for each grade. Main idea worksheets for 3rd grade 4th grade and 5th grade.
The main idea may be clearly stated as a sentence. Super teacher worksheets has reading comprehension worksheets for all elementary school grades. Main idea and details activities main idea of t.
This main idea of the week resource includes anchor posters main idea graphic organizers that can be applied to any text 37 practice passages that increase in difficulty and answer keys save big this resource is also included in this bundle. The last two worksheets focus on the use of supporting details to make the story more interesting. Finding the main idea in mid sized passages the passages continue to increase in size.
Finding the main idea in a fiction mix this is a very interesting worksheet you ll see what we mean. Please use any of the printable main idea worksheets below in your classroom or. Worksheets reading grade 3 exercises main idea details.