2 OBJECTIVES TODAY WE WILL…. Summarize a paragraph Identify the main idea and supporting details in a paragraphUse academic language: summarize, main idea, details
3 VOCABULARY REVIEW Neighborhood Content Addressing Resort An area that is part of a town or cityContentSomeone who is happy and satisfiedAddressingAddressing something means that you are working on itResortYou resort to do something when you have no other choice
4 STRATEGY: SummarizeHelps you understand what you have read because you have to figure out what the text is about, identify the most important ideas, and retell the ideas in your own words.Identifying the main ideas and supporting details in a paragraph, passage, or selection can help you summarize.
5 SKILL: Main Idea and Details The topic tells what the story is aboutMain ideas are the most important information about the topicThe main idea of a paragraph tells what the paragraph is aboutIt may be stated in a topic sentence at the beginning or end of the paragraph.Supporting details give more information about the main idea
6 PREVIEW & PREDICTWhen I say “Go”, take 1 minute to preview the illustrations.Skim text when previewingAsk questions before readingUse section headers to make predictionsAsk yourself:What problem do you think the main idea of this article will be?On your index card, write your predictions. After we listen to the selection, we will see if your questions were answered.
7 FOCUS QUESTION Read to find out… What happens when human communities expand into wildlife habitats?NOW…you will read along as we listen to….
9 Let’s Check our Predictions! Share with your criss-cross/shoulder partner your questions. Were they answered?What makes a group of people a community?TOMORROW WE WILL…Use our “Main Idea Web” to answer the Think and Compare questions on page 81.
10 SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT…. Should we be able to build our homes anywhere we want, even if it means moving animals out of theirs? Why or why not?
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