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Learning Activities (1) Any activity that would enhance a lesson or unit in order to help the learner master an objective 
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RHL School - Main Idea
Students are asked to pick out the main idea in paragraphs.

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Kids on the Net
An interactive website where children can read, write, and learn about writing.


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Hungry for the Main Idea? The Hamburger Game
Students read sentences that form a short paragraph. Students select the main idea, which will become the meat in the hamburger.

Learning Activities

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Get to the Point - What's the Main Idea?
Students read several passages and select the main idea in each passage.

Teacher Tools

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Online Reading Activities
Create your own virtual class for students in grades 1-12 that allows them to interact with fun & interactive reading activities that will improve reading comprehension.

Alabama Virtual Library
Alabama Virtual Library

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The University of Alabama at Birmingham
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
The Malone Family Foundation
The Malone Family Foundation
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