Determine two or more main ideas of a text and explain how they are supported by key details; summarize the text.
Integrate reading, writing, and American history with a worksheet about the Boston Tea Party using the RACES writing strategy for text evidence.
Practice using the RACES writing strategy for text evidence with a Lewis and Clark Passage, graphic organizer, and worksheet.
Differentiate reading instruction with leveled nonfiction, compare and contrast passages, and worksheets.
A worksheet to use when teaching students how to find the main idea of a text.
Provide young readers with concrete examples of reading strategies with a set of 18 ready-made reading anchor charts.
Learn fun facts about Elizabeth Cady Stanton with a differentiated comprehension passage and assessment.
A set of comprehension task cards to help students find the main idea when reading.
A comprehension worksheet paired with an informational text about earthquakes.
Read a short article, answer 10 comprehension questions, and use the gathered knowledge to write a central idea sentence about the text.
An article and comprehension task that celebrates women during World War 1.
Learn fun facts about Susan B. Anthony with a differentiated comprehension passage and assessment.
A set of 6 worksheets to help students identify key facts, details, and vocabulary when researching information.
A comprehension task paired with an article about the history of Halloween.
A reading response journal for students to use to engage with text in meaningful and purposeful ways.
An activity for students to determine which of 2 related facts is a main idea and which is a supporting detail.
Discover famous explorers like John Cabot with printable reading comprehension activities.
A set of five literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with issue 1 of Teach Starter's Grade 5 magazine.
A reading response template for students to use to summarize a piece of text.
A graphic organizer to help students summarize a fiction text.
A task to use when teaching your students reading comprehension strategies.
Discover the difference between renewable and nonrenewable energy sources with a comprehension passage and worksheet.
A fun comprehension strategy board game for students to play during literacy rotations.
Read and learn about Franklin Delano Roosevelt with a reading passage and comprehension questions.
Build reading comprehension skills with a Westward Expansion reading passage and assessment.
A poster highlighting how to find the main idea when reading a piece of text.
A comic that shows an example of a gender stereotype.
Practice summarizing a fictional text with this flipbook template.
Celebrate Presidents' Day and discover the accomplishments of Abraham Lincoln with a printable reading comprehension activity pack for 3rd grade and up.
Learn about the life of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg with a reading comprehension passage, assessment, and vocabulary practice worksheets.
Enhance your students' close reading strategies, vocabulary, and writing skills with a Boston Tea Party reading passage and accompanying activities.
A template where students compare and review a movie and a book and construct a 3-D popcorn box.
Enhance your students' comprehension, vocabulary, and writing skills with this nonfiction Independence Day reading passage and accompanying activities.