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Identifying Key Ideas and Supporting Details Part Three: Students at Work

Ms. Hoard’s 6th grade students work on their own and with partners to navigate a text about Meresamun, a temple singer in Ancient Egypt. Ms. Hoard helps her students to identify key ideas, to discuss some details and to draw inferences from what they’re read. Grade 6: History

Grade 6: History

Common Core Standards: RI.6 and RH 6-8 
Teacher: Jodi Hoard, Mariano Azuela ES, Chicago, IL

Identifying key ideas and supporting details These 6th grade students work on their own and with partners to navigate a text about Ancient Egypt. The teacher helps her students to identify key ideas, discuss details, and draw inferences from what they’re read.