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5th Grade Interactive Language Arts Skill Builders


Main Idea - CCSS RL.5.2

Links verified on 5/27/2015

  1. Finding the Main Idea - Read the passages and answer the questions.
  2. Get The Idea - Read the text to determine the main idea or essential message and identify relevant supporting details and facts.
  3. Identify the Main Idea - Read and answer 4 questions.
  4. Identify the Main Idea - Read and answer 6 questions.
  5. Main Idea and Supporting Detail - Choose the main idea of the paragraphs. Remember to make sure the main idea covers the entire paragraph, not just one sentence.
  6. Reading Detective - Quia quiz - Read each paragraph carefully. Decide what it is mostly about.
  7. Reading Headlines - Read eight headlines and try to determine what the article is about.
  8. Strategies for Better Reading - When you summarize, eliminate unnecessary details. Focus on the main idea of the whole passage.
  9. Understanding What You Read - Online interactive tutorial and quiz.
  10. What's the Big Idea - Solve a riddle by answering questions about the main idea.

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