RI.1.2 Worksheets

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.1.2

:
"Identify the main topic and retell key details of a text."

These worksheets can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Ira's Insects
Worksheet
Ira's Insects
Hunting for a worksheet that practices reading and logic skills? This printable is perfect for young readers that enjoy mysteries.
1st grade
Worksheet
Comprehension Chart
Worksheet
Comprehension Chart
In this language arts worksheet, students read a nonfiction text then represent what they read by creating a helpful chart.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Connections, Evidence, Oh My!
Worksheet
Connections, Evidence, Oh My!
This worksheet teaches students to locate key ideas, provide evidence, and make connections in nonfiction texts.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Idea Connector
Worksheet
Idea Connector
This worksheet helps students identify and make connections between key ideas in nonfiction readings.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Just Tell Me What to Do!
Worksheet
Just Tell Me What to Do!
Procedural texts are a great way to engage students in reading nonfiction. This worksheet has students writing their own how-to texts.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Teach Me How To...
Worksheet
Teach Me How To...
We all want to learn new skills! This worksheet engages students in thinking about what they’d like to learn to do or make, all while learning about nonfiction texts.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Think, Jot, and Talk About Facts
Worksheet
Think, Jot, and Talk About Facts
This activity adds a discussion element to nonfiction reading. Use this worksheet to get your students thinking about facts in the books they read.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
These Facts Stick in My Mind
Worksheet
These Facts Stick in My Mind
This printable worksheet offers a space for students to record facts they have learned from a book. Recalling facts helps develop their ability to summarize reading.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Find the Fact!
Worksheet
Find the Fact!
With this worksheet, first graders will find three facts from a nonfiction book, draw a picture for each fact, and write a caption for each picture.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Best Book You Could Imagine
Worksheet
The Best Book You Could Imagine
Students become authors as they dream up the best book ever with this worksheet.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Independent Reading Log
Worksheet
Independent Reading Log
After independent reading, have students record and reflect. Young readers will demonstrate their ability to summarize and respond to their reading, and a log is a fun way for them to track their progress. Make copies of this log to use again and again!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
New Nonfiction Words Template
Worksheet
New Nonfiction Words Template
Have students record new words in this organizer and jot down what they think they mean.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
New Nonfiction Words Bookmark
Worksheet
New Nonfiction Words Bookmark
Have your students record new words they come across on this bookmark and jot down what they think they mean.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
New Nonfiction Words Organizer
Worksheet
New Nonfiction Words Organizer
Students can use this organizer to jot down the new words they encounter and also note what they think they mean.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Main Topic Worksheet
Worksheet
Main Topic Worksheet
Give your students a chance to strengthen their reading comprehension skills by identifying the main topic and supporting details in a nonfiction text.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Main Topic Cards
Worksheet
Main Topic Cards
This set of picture cards can help students to strengthen their reading comprehension skills by identifying the main topic and supporting details.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Main Idea: Farmers
Worksheet
Main Idea: Farmers
This worksheet challenges first graders to find out the main idea of the passage.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Finding the Main Idea: Dogs
Worksheet
Finding the Main Idea: Dogs
Get ready to develop important comprehension skills! As students read an informational passage about dogs, they’ll identify the main topic.
1st grade
Worksheet
Finding the Main Idea: Apples
Worksheet
Finding the Main Idea: Apples
This worksheet helps students, particularly first graders, to develop their understanding of nonfiction texts.
1st grade
Worksheet
Finding the Main Idea: Friends
Worksheet
Finding the Main Idea: Friends
This passage talks all about the importance of friends, but what's the main idea? Students will first read the passage, then determine for themselves what they believe to be the main idea of the passage.
1st grade
Worksheet
Finding the Main Idea: Plants
Worksheet
Finding the Main Idea: Plants
This worksheet challenges kids to find the main idea in the passage all about how plants get their food.
1st grade
Worksheet
Five Finger Retell
Worksheet
Five Finger Retell
After reading informational books, have students retell what they learned using this helpful worksheet. Students will have fun counting off five facts they've learned from their nonfiction reading and then sharing their newfound knowledge with friends!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Read, Tell, Write
Worksheet
Read, Tell, Write
After reading informational books, have students share a summary with a partner. Then have them write out their retelling using this worksheet. Students will be masters of their topics when all is said and done!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Retell Sentence Frames
Worksheet
Retell Sentence Frames
Support students to construct summaries of informational books by using the sentence frames on this handy worksheet. Your students will get useful practice retelling what they've learned from their nonfiction reading.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Pick a Page
Worksheet
Pick a Page
Help students to retell information they’ve read in informational books with this helpful worksheet. Students will choose four pages from their nonfiction book to summarize, writing their sentences in the pages of the fun book graphic.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
What's This Page About?
Worksheet
What's This Page About?
Summarizing a whole book can be daunting, so why not start with just one page? Help students to retell information they’ve read in nonfiction books by choosing one page to summarize.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Nonfiction KWL Chart
Worksheet
Nonfiction KWL Chart
Maximize what your students learn from reading nonfiction by having them fill out a KWL chart before and after reading.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Sorting & Describing Books
Worksheet
Glossary: Sorting & Describing Books
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Sorting & Describing Books.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Sorting & Describing Books
Worksheet
Vocabulary Cards: Sorting & Describing Books
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Sorting & Describing Books.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Sight Word Sentences
Worksheet
Sight Word Sentences
Use the sight words to compose four different sentences.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

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