Supporting details 2 ten steps to advanced reading john. Main idea and relevant details by mallory blinco on prezi. Understanding the topic, the gist, or the larger conceptual framework of a textbook chapter, an article, a paragraph, a sentence or a passage is a sophisticated reading task. Details are small pieces of information that tell more about the main idea. In the human resource management literature, the effort is put into the postcombination stage, while in the strategic.
Being able to draw conclusions, evaluate, and critically interpret articles or chapters is important for overall comprehension in college reading. They often list parts, aspects, steps, or examples of the main idea. Good writers think of these questions when they write supporting sentences for the topic sentence. Or sometimes they may list the causes of it, effects from it, or ways in which it shows itself to be true. If its a 1943 copper penny, it could be worth as much as fifty thousand dollars. Reverse roles and continue until the text is read and each student has recorded at least two main ideas with supporting details. Why would one company want to acquire another company.
I can understand the main message and supporting details on a wide variety of familiar and. Both the groups can go ahead for the final approval for merger from the department of telecom after vodafones appeal for the scheme also gets nclt. These details demonstrate the validity of the main idea. We hold our hands over our head, like a big cloud, and then sprinkle down supporting details like rain drops coming from above. Read each passage and ask yourself, what is the author doing in this paragraph. Main idea the main idea is the big point or the most important idea that the writer is communicating to the reader. This 90minute lesson focuses on teac hing students to identify the main idea and supporting details of a text, and continues with the students writing a summary paragraph of their findings.
Read each sentence and check to see if it further clarifies or proves any word, phrase, or claim in the topic sentence. Over a million stunning new images at your fingertips. One of our customer services cs requirement was to be able to retrieve from m3 a combined. Brainstorm and discuss the main idea and its supporting details and facts with student two. I can understand the main idea and some pieces of information on familiar topics from sentences. Main idea and supporting details taylor county schools. Determine the main idea and write it beside the cone. Name mahalia jackson comprehension 211 main idea and details the main idea is the most important idea about the topic. Supporting details explain, develop, support, and illustrate the main idea. Merger details a schedule of the merger ratification of the merger agreement by board of directors of taito and sqex december 12, 2005 execution of the merger agreement december 12, 2005 ratification of the merger agreement at both companies extraordinary shareholders meeting scheduled for february 6, 2006 date of the merger scheduled. Expression of ideas questions on the writing and language test focus on.
Get to the gist of it, and learn how to find the main idea. Write your answer in the summary box and then think of an appropriate title for the passage based on the main idea of the passage. Mergers and acquisitions are among the most effective ways to expedite the implementation of a plan to grow rapidly. Improve your students reading comprehension with readworks. Do the examples, reasons, andor explanations included in the reading support the main idea. Using main idea and supporting details to create your own writings. Within the colony, there are three types of bees each with its own important job. To leave the original pdf intact as a separate file, choose save as, and type a new name for the merged pdf. Youll learn about the most common merger model questions in this tutorial, as well as what type of progression to expect and the key principles you must understand in order to answer any math questions on this topic.
Where a merger leads to formation of a new company, acquisition leads to purchase of a company by other and no new company is formed. Often the reader can find the main idea just by looking at the title. Companies in all industries have grown at lightning speed, in part because of an aggressive merger and acquisition strategy. The writer then uses the rest of the paragraph to support the main idea. In this recognizing main idea and supporting details and context clues activity, students read a passage about the struggle for america and answer multiple choice questions. Access thousands of highquality, free k12 articles, and create online assignments with them for your students. The two sentences in the second paragraph of the summary combine the key points.
It is the ability to combine clearly and coherently the ideas of more. Read the latest news and updates on merger and acquisition, merger and acquisition information at business standard. Football main idea and details combine the concept of main idea and details with an exciting game of football. Helping children to identify main ideas and supporting. To boost its eps and realize an internal rate of return irr that exceeds its targeted return, or its weighted average cost of capital wacc. Together, you have fully constructed a wellwritten short story, and identified the main idea and supporting details included. To meet regulation, idea to prune market share, spectrum. Take notes read paragraph by paragraph restate main. Dec 14, 2014 this main idea, supporting details, and context clues worksheet is suitable for 3rd 4th grade.
The students will create topic sentences and provide supporting facts and details. I can identify supporting details that support the authors main ideas. Identifying topics, main ideas, and supporting details. Na pdf main idea and details greenfieldcentral schools. The main idea maybe the lesson learned or moral of a story. Locating the topic, main idea, and supporting details helps you understand the points the writer is attempting to express. Nclt approves ideavodafone merger the financial express.
Have students share the details they found in this section about the ayeaye. Both the groups can go ahead for the final approval for merger from the department of telecom after vodafones appeal for. Locate supporting ideas by turning the main idea into a question. The main idea is the most important part of a story or paragraph. Such a structure provides the reader with immediate knowledge of the topic and scope of the paragraph and thus serves as a map for the. Ten steps to advanced reading john langan 2009 townsend press chapter two. The main idea of a paragraph is often the first sentence of the paragraph. This post is a starting point and present what can be done. I can combine information from several texts to write or talk about a topic. Supporting details tutor hints supporting details provide information to clarify, prove, or explain the main idea. Learn how mergers and acquisitions and deals are completed. If it doesnt support your main idea, or you cant support the statement made.
Explain that for the first exercise students should circle the main idea sentence in the paragraph and. How to build a merger model a basic overview of the key steps. Englishlanguage arts content standards, writing strategies, section w 1. Each of the following groups of statements includes one main idea and two supporting details.
Supporting details in the cartoon, the man who is being. Write the supporting details along the other bones. A paragraph of this nature starts with a strong, general topic statement with subsequent supporting details narrowing from this broad beginning. Whereas paraphrase writing leads you to examine all the details and nuances of a text, summary writing. The proposed merger between vodafone and idea can fetch the combined entity upto 350 bps in cost savings, even though the move is unlikely to lead to. In this guide, well outline the acquisition process from start to finish, the various types of. Identify the supporting detail that does not support the main idea expressed in the topic sentence. In this recognizing main idea and supporting details and context clues activity, students read a passage about the struggle for america and answer multiple choice.1403 1312 1356 66 1537 1532 607 926 589 267 1466 1310 94 114 844 443 975 920 1489 923 1304 195 50 1334 1250 1267 1245 1013 993 943 327 491 511 875 1514 170 616 471 1491 1309 1308 1012 970 322 604 1114 1207