Main Idea and Details

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What is the Main Idea?. The main idea tells what the story is mostly about. The main idea is usually located in the first sentence. What are Details?Details give the reader more information about the main idea. . Below is a list of details. Can you identify the main idea?. It has tw

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1. Main Idea and Details Objective: Identify the main idea and details within a given text.

2. What is the Main Idea? The main idea tells what the story is mostly about. The main idea is usually located in the first sentence. What are Details? Details give the reader more information about the main idea.

3. Below is a list of details. Can you identify the main idea? It has two black tires.

4. Let's Look at the Main Idea and Details used in a Paragraph. I love the way my new bicycle looks. It has two black tires. There are two silver pedals to help the me move. And it has a black handle bar that helps me steer.

5. Can you identify the main idea?

6. Let's Look at the Main Idea in a Paragraph. The lotus flower is very beautiful. It has a sweet smelling fragrance. The petals are pink and white. It has two leaves on its stem.

7. Challenge- Can you identify the main idea? I have a crazy dog. He likes to do flips in the air and roll on the ground. He even likes to jump up on the kitchen table and eat all the food on our plates.

8. Challenge- Can you identify the main idea?

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