1.4 Paraphrasing Practice A

In this lesson, you will practice paraphrasing five sentences on poverty and children. First, read to understand each sentence. Focus on the meaning of each content word, and then the…

1.3 Implied Ideas

What conclusions can you make from this picture? Implied Meanings Reading passages have two basic parts: a main idea and the supporting details. The main idea can usually be found…

1.2 Main Ideas and Supporting Details

When we summarize, we write only the main ideas of a passage.  When we paraphrase, we can write only the main ideas, but we can also include important details as…