Instructional video

Determine the central idea of a text by paying attention to main events

teaches Common Core State Standards RI.8.2 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/8/2

Determine the central idea of a text by paying attention to main events

In this lesson you will learn how to determine the central idea of a text by paying attention to its main events. This lesson focuses on the article, "The Little League World Series' Only Perfect Game" from http://www.smithsonian.com