This graphic organizer is a great way for your students to respond to informational texts to show what they have learned. It could be used for independent reading, reading centers, listening to reading, or whole group reading. Second Grade: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.5 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.6 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.10
Using Informational Texts when Teaching Main Idea and Main Topic- Blog Post written to study the ELA standard that focuses on main idea/main topic and key details. Find hands on tips and activities to make teaching this informational standard easier.
Expository Text: This is a great chart to use when starting to introduce expository text. This is great helping students learn how to start adding information to their writing. This is a easy map that you can creat with your students or post to the wall after expository text has been introduced to the class.