Identify central ideas and supporting detials
Analyzing Central Ideas
A topic is a single word or phrase:
A central idea is a complete sentences that expresses a message about that topic:
Identifying Central Ideas & Supporting Details
determine the central idea of each paragraph or section. Sometimes
longer articles provide headings or subheadings to indicate a topic
that give clues to the central idea of that section.
Passage: "A True Performer"
central idea and supporting details of each paragraph.
After we have complete the organizer, we will analyze the passage as a
whole to determine the overall central idea and explain how the supporting
details develop the central idea as a whole.
Assessment - Analyzing Central Idea (level 2-3)
the level 3 question.