Main Idea Online Game – Simple game where you are given three sentences. One of the sentences is the main idea. Select the sentence and put it into the hamburger and see if it is correct. Great for review of main idea (Key Ideas and Details) for grades 1, 2, and 3.
Key Ideas and Details – Literature and Informational Text
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
Identify the main topic and retell key details of a text.
Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
Identify the main topic of a multiparagraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.