Finding the Main Idea: Plants
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This worksheet challenges kids to find the main idea in the passage all about how plants get their food. After reading, they will use the dotted lines to write down what they think is the main idea. Targeted practice like this can help kids with their comprehension of nonfiction texts. This worksheet can be used on its own, or as part of the How to Find the Main Idea lesson plan.