Provide accurate and relevant support for the main points in the text. 0701.3.3
Links verified on 5/26/2014
- Main Idea and Supporting Details - Quia quiz - don't enter your real name, put one letter or number in each box to go to the quiz
- Inferring Supporting Details - online activity - Select the supporting detail implied in each passage
- Language Arts Test Prep - Main Idea - a collection of resources at Internet4Classrooms
- Power Writing for Paragraphs - simple explanation on writing supporting details and activity [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.]
- Techniques for Writing: Using Specific Language - Strike a balance between specific and general language. Interactive exercise.
- Writing supporting details - supporting details are important enough that you could think of them as the real meat of any paragraph