RI.5.2 Worksheets

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 can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Paraphrase the Declaration of Independence
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Paraphrase the Declaration of Independence
Unwind the complicated language of the Declaration of Independence with this paraphrasing activity!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Comets and Asteroids
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Comets and Asteroids
What is the difference between comets and asteroids? Find out with this stellar space science worksheet!
5th grade
Science
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Amerigo Vespucci
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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
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Digging In with Research
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Digging In with Research
Your students will be digging into nonfiction texts in search of the purpose and main idea of a passage.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Tracking Important Details: A Look into Marie Curie's Life
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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
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Accidental Inventions
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Accidental Inventions
Kids will be fascinated by these stories of accidents that turned into huge successes!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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The Fungus Among Us
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The Fungus Among Us
Your students will be amazed to learn about different types of fungus in this nonfiction reading exercise!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Answering Questions About Wild, Wild Weather
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Answering Questions About Wild, Wild Weather
Students will refer to important details to answer text-dependent questions about some wild weather! Get ready to read like a detective and learn some cool facts along the way.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Movies and Main Ideas
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Movies and Main Ideas
This worksheet focuses on finding details within a nonfiction text. First students will read a short paragraph, then they'll answer questions using words from the text before rewording their answers to make them unique.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Language Frames: Nonfiction Summary
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Language Frames: Nonfiction Summary
Support discussions about main ideas and summarization with these helpful language frames. This worksheet will help your students organize their thoughts and information from a nonfiction paragraph or text.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Fact & Opinion Adjectives
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Fact & Opinion Adjectives
Students will use an adjective word bank to help them identify statements of fact and opinion.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Video Games: Not Just for Fun
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Video Games: Not Just for Fun
Develop reading comprehension with this video game passage. Ask your students to read the excerpt, then answer questions about the main ideas and details.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Picture Walk Preview Notes
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Picture Walk Preview Notes
Track first impressions of a text and kickstart background knowledge using this efficient organizer. This resource goes along with the Picture Walk-A-Preview lesson plan.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Picture Walk Reflections
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Picture Walk Reflections
Previewing text will never be the same! Students can use this resource to track key observations and revisit them to add new insights. Use this organizer with the Picture Walk-A-Preview lesson plan.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Re-imagining Narratives with Guest Characters
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Re-imagining Narratives with Guest Characters
Use this graphic organizer with your students to re-imagine narratives with characters from their favorite stories.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Re-imagining Conclusions with Guest Characters
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Re-imagining Conclusions with Guest Characters
Use this graphic organizer with your students to reflect and re-imagine story endings with characters from their favorite tales.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Re-imagining Dialogue with Guest Characters
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Re-imagining Dialogue with Guest Characters
Use this graphic organizer with your students to re-imagine story dialogue with characters from another story.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Close Reading Checklist
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Close Reading Checklist
Help students practice close reading of fiction or nonfiction texts with this detailed checklist.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Close Reading Annotations
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Close Reading Annotations
Use this chocolate-themed exercise to introduce your students to close reading with annotations.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Graphic Organizer Template: Concept Web
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Graphic Organizer Template: Concept Web
Concept maps are versatile and useful for all subject areas. Use this concept map for word work, main idea and supporting details, or to map out ideas.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Vocabulary Cards: Differentiating Main Ideas from Details
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Vocabulary Cards: Differentiating Main Ideas from Details
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Differentiating Main Ideas from Details.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Glossary: Differentiating Main Ideas from Details
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Glossary: Differentiating Main Ideas from Details
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Differentiating Main Ideas from Details.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Vocabulary Cards: Main Idea and Supporting Details
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Vocabulary Cards: Main Idea and Supporting Details
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Main Idea and Supporting Details.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Nouns & Pronouns: Subject of a Sentence
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Nouns & Pronouns: Subject of a Sentence
EL students will identify nouns and pronouns that are the subject of a sentence.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Glossary: Main Idea and Supporting Details
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Glossary: Main Idea and Supporting Details
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Main Idea and Supporting Details.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Vocabulary Cards: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
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Vocabulary Cards: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
Use these vocabulary cards with the EL Support Lesson: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction Texts.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Glossary: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
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Glossary: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Main Idea and Details in Nonfiction Texts.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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I Can Write About Main Idea & Details!
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I Can Write About Main Idea & Details!
In this exercise, EL students will practice using sentence frames to write about main idea and details.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Writing a Nonfiction Summary: The Mimic Octopus
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Writing a Nonfiction Summary: The Mimic Octopus
Practice writing nonfiction summaries as you read and learn about an interesting ocean creature.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Writing a Nonfiction Summary: The Mysterious Squid
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Writing a Nonfiction Summary: The Mysterious Squid
Learn about a mysterious sea creature as you pick out important information for a nonfiction summary.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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