Use an online word cloud creator like Wordle to provide a visual aid to your main idea lessons.

Using Wordle to Teach Main Idea

I really struggled when I first began to teach main idea. It seemed like curriculums only provided one way to teach it – read a short paragraph and determine the main idea of the paragraph. But there are other ways to teach main idea. The video below shows how you can use technology to help teach main idea and provide …