RI.2.2

Identify the main topic of a multiparagraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.

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Ages: 10 - 18
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The Diary of Anne Frank Slide Show
From YouTube, produced by ubuntubird
In this slide show excerpts from The Diary of Anne Frank are read.  Pictures are shown of Anne Frank's life and the Holocaust in this video .  A great educational Holocaust documentary. (07:11)
Found by grazianione in RI.2.2
January 15, 2010 at 12:32 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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Comprehension Strategies
From YouTube, produced by Peggy Semingson
Using the nonfiction book, Wilma Unlimited, this teacher models the following reading comprehensions strategies for teachers to use in their classrooms: Get the Gist,  Read Recover Retell, Story Star, The Hand, character traits, and revisiting the te... [more]
Found by Mrs Jefferies in RI.2.2
August 24, 2011 at 11:21 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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LRC book presentation Anne Frank by AVIGAIL
From YouTube, produced by Avigail
A book presentation of The Diary of Anne Frank.  This slide show summarizes the book with real photos and also footage from the movie. (06:20)
Found by grazianione in RI.2.2
January 15, 2010 at 01:37 PM
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Ages: 7 - 15
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How to Find the Main Idea with Tim and Moby
From brainpop.com, produced by BrainPOP.com
This cartoon lecture uses examples and humorous situations to explain how to find the topic and the main idea in a piece of text.  (04:30)
Found by LarrySanger in RI.2.2
September 30, 2009 at 11:24 AM
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Ages: 7 - 10
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Beluga Whales | Fact and Opinion
From YouTube, produced by SmartTutor
First, the narrator reads a non-fiction passage about Beluga whales. Then, the narrator pulls sentences from the story and asks if the sentences are fact or opinion. The narrator asks two general comprehension questions. The image is a still image on... [more]
Found by teresahopson in RI.2.2
February 14, 2010 at 01:36 PM
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Ages: 8 - 12
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Brain Pop-Main Idea with Tim and Moby
From brainpop.com, produced by Brain Pop
This video discusses the main idea which what is specifically being said about a particular topic.  Examples are shown for student to find the main idea from passages. This fun video from BrainPop is a great resource to help students master this impo... [more]
Found by grazianione in RI.2.2
June 3, 2010 at 07:29 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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Storylords--Identifying Main Idea and Details
From YouTube, produced by University of Wisconsin-Stout Teleproduction Center
To retrieve a mouse doll and save a friend, two children must read and organize a set of sentence strips into a paragraph that makes sense.  A paragraph is composed of one main idea sentence and two or more supporting details sentences.  (14:01)
Found by ronna_37 in RI.2.2
November 21, 2009 at 11:22 PM
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Ages: 4 - 8
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Why are Living Things Important?
From YouTube, produced by LIttle Animation Inc
This video uses cartoons and music to teach about one of the 8 principals for a better world - Life.  The principal of life means respecting and caring for all living things. Run time 04:35.
Found by acardoza in RI.2.2
November 28, 2010 at 12:09 PM
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