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Determining Importance Lessons

Determining importance is a critical skill that students must understand before they analyze any element of text, specifically main idea or central idea. For students, choosing details that are important vs. details that are interesting can be difficult. We know this because kiddos are often drawn to the¬†interesting¬†details before recognizing the importance of key details… Continue reading Determining Importance Lessons