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3rd Grade - Topic Sentence


Choose a topic sentence for a paragraph. SPI 0301.3.3

Links verified on 12/24/2014

  1. Finding the Topic Sentence and Supporting Details - a quiz posted at Quia
  2. Identify Topic Sentences - three paragraphs are shown, read and select topic sentences for each - don't click the answers button until you have made your decision
  3. Identifying the Topic Sentence - five paragraphs to read, each followed by three possible topic sentences
  4. Lab Activity: Identify Topic Sentence - read six paragraphs and select correct sentence
  5. Identify the Topic Sentence and Information that Does not Belong - print the page and follow directions This link includes something for the teacher to print [This expired link is available through the Wayback Machine Internet Archive. If the page doesn't load quickly click on Impatient? at the bottom right of the page.]
  6. Identifying Topics and Main Ideas - [five paragraphs to evaluate] lab activity checking understanding of general and specific elements as they relate to topic and main idea
  7. Locate Topic Sentence - [five multiple choice questions] a lab activity to locate topic sentences and thesis statements in a textbook passage - a link is provided to display a passage to read
  8. Locating Topic Sentences - [six paragraphs to evaluate] another lab activity to locate topic sentences in textbook excerpts - five paragraphs to read and evaluate
  9. Topic Sentence Quiz - quiz on topic sentence knowledge
  10. Topic Sentences - Online lesson, then quiz. This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding
  11. Topic Sentence Activities - a collection of resources at Internet4Classrooms Internet4Classrooms step-by-step module

A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons site for teachers | A PowerPoint show related to this standard PowerPoint show | An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format Acrobat document | A Microsoft Word document to be downloaded Word document | This interactive site would work well on an interactive whiteboard whiteboard resource | This resource includes voice instructions for students sound | A video is available through this link video format | This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data interactive lesson | This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding a quiz | A lesson plan can be found at this site lesson plan | This link includes something for the teacher to print to print

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