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Do you know of an engaging lesson on main idea and details for Grade 3?

Dec 4, 2013 9:27pm

  • English Language Arts
  • 3
  • Assessment / Common Core / Differentiation / Engagement / English Language Learners / Planning


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    • Dec 10, 2013 10:03pm


      There are so many awesome web sites where you can find Common Core aligned lessons for all students. I am sure you can find some amazing lessons on main ideas and details on one of them. Register as a new user and you can view videos of master teachers teaching the Core, download editable lesson plans that are Common Core aligned, and view lists of reputable web sites that will help you align your practice to the Core. There are close to 300,000 lessons on this site, and many are exemplar lessons for the Common Core. This site has hundreds of lessons that are both Common Core aligned and designed using the principles of Universal Design for Learning, which allows all students to access rigorous curriculum.

      Good luck,

      • Dec 7, 2013 8:22pm

        Give them a really good book and have them figure out the problem and then the solution. Then what lead to the problem and what happend in between the problem and solution. Good luck! < : ). lol

        • Feb 14, 2014 8:43am

          Hi Nelly,

 offers research-based lessons on reading comprehension, including strategies like Main Idea. Take a look here: I hope this helps!