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Comprehension Task Cards – Finding The Main Idea

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13 pages (PDF)|This resource is suitable for Grades: 2 - 6

A set of comprehension task cards to help students find the main idea when reading.

Being able to find the main idea is an important comprehension strategy for students to understand.

This teaching resource includes:

  • five comprehension task cards; including a text to read and accompanying questions
  • an enrichment task; where students use their creativity to make a product related to each text
  • question worksheets for each text
  • answers for teachers.

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