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Lesson 14: Determining main idea and key details in 13 Planets

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In this lesson, the teacher will model finding the main idea and key details of one section of the text. Students will jigsaw the remainder of the text, and work in groups to find the main idea and key details of the remaining sections, in preparation for presentations which will take place in lesson 15. Students will also make a first attempt at reflecting on how the changing number of planets reflects the scientific process.


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