Instructional video

Determine the central idea of a nonfiction article

teaches Common Core State Standards RI.7.2 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/7/2

Determine the central idea of a nonfiction article

In this lesson, you will learn how to state the central idea of an article by finding the who, what, why, when, and where for each section of the text. This lesson focuses on the article, "Stopping Sharks by Blasting Their Senses" from http://www.smithsonian.com