Key Ideas and Details from a Book


Activity: Show key ideas and details from a book. 


  • Level I: Take a picture of your book and share a key fact using the voice recorder tool. Ex: The Grinch took a Christmas tree from a house.
  • Level II: Take a picture of a book and describe your favorite character. Be specific why you picked this character. Ex: "I liked the dog Max. He is funny. Max is funny because a little dog pulled a big sled up a mountain."
  • Level III: Take a picture of a character in your book and describe how they overcame a challenge. Ex: Take a photo of The Grinch and his heart growing; "The Grinch was sad that he stole Christmas and his heart was small. Then he felt good and his heart grew. He was able to save Christmas because he was happy."

Supports Common Core: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.SL.4. Present information such that listeners can follow the line of reasoning and the organization, development, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience. CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.SL.K-5.4
Report on a topic or text, tell a story, or recount an experience with appropriate facts and relevant, descriptive details, speaking clearly at an understandable pace.

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