RI.5.2 Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.5.2

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"Determine two or more main ideas of a text and explain how they are supported by key details; summarize the text."

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

Worksheets

Amerigo Vespucci
Worksheet
Amerigo Vespucci
America gets its name from Amerigo Vespucci. Kids will learn about this important historical figure with this fun worksheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Paraphrase the Declaration of Independence
Worksheet
Paraphrase the Declaration of Independence
Unwind the complicated language of the Declaration of Independence with this paraphrasing activity!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Comets and Asteroids
Worksheet
Comets and Asteroids
What is the difference between comets and asteroids? Find out with this stellar space science worksheet!
5th grade
Science
Worksheet
Tracking Important Details: A Look into Marie Curie's Life
Worksheet
Tracking Important Details: A Look into Marie Curie's Life
This activity guides your readers towards the key details and shows kids how to effectively underline while reading.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Main Idea and Supporting Details
Worksheet
Glossary: Main Idea and Supporting Details
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Main Idea and Supporting Details.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Differentiating Main Ideas from Details
Worksheet
Glossary: Differentiating Main Ideas from Details
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Differentiating Main Ideas from Details.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Power Reading
Lesson plan
Power Reading
Help students learn how to read passages with multiple main ideas and differentiate between main ideas and supporting details by creating a graphic organizer with proof from the text.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Super Survival Skills
Lesson plan
Super Survival Skills
Hone your students' close reading skills by using this interesting and fun lesson that teaches your class survival skills in an informational text.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Explorer Letters
Lesson plan
Explorer Letters
Step into the shoes of an explorer. Students will learn more about the lives and accomplishments of important explorers, and they'll demonstrate their knowledge through a creative writing assignment.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
A Living Timeline: The American Revolution
Lesson plan
A Living Timeline: The American Revolution
Make history come alive with this interactive lesson! Students will have a blast presenting a "living timeline" to help their classmates understand the events of the Revolutionary War.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Tip of the Iceberg: Nonfiction Summary Details
Lesson plan
Tip of the Iceberg: Nonfiction Summary Details
Capture the tip of the iceberg! Use this lesson plan to teach your students to summarize nonfiction texts by noting the “tip of the iceberg,” also known as the main idea. Students will identify and sequence them.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Picture Walk: A Preview
Lesson plan
Picture Walk: A Preview
Use pantomime performance to drive your students to predict, question, and cite main ideas. With this dramatic lesson plan, your class will craftily capture information on a graphic organizer to boost their reading comprehension!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

Workbooks

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Games

No games found for this common core node.

Exercises

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