Main idea worksheets help students distinguish the importance and relevance of a topic and its various details.
Do your students lose sight of the forest for the trees? Use main idea worksheets to give students structured representations of a hierarchy of meaning. Main idea worksheets can be used as brainstorming tools or analyses of reading passages and more. These worksheets help students categorize information and get them ready for more advanced writing.
To make main idea worksheets, click the "Customize this Example" button below. Once you're in the Storyboard Creator, click on each of the elements on the template to change them to fit your needs. When you're done, hit save and follow the instructions. You can print off your worksheet from the next screen, or it will be saved to your account.