Instructional video

Find the main idea of a nonfiction article

teaches Common Core State Standards RI.5.2 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/5/2

Find the main idea of a nonfiction article

In this lesson you will learn how to get at the big idea of a nonfiction text by stopping at new information and asking, "Is this adding to an idea I already have, or is it giving me a new idea?"ù