Main Idea Pizza Anchor Chart: We started by drawing and decorating a big pizza together. I asked for toppings (things got very inventive -- we added frog legs) and then explained the connection between main ideas and the pizza and details and the toppings. Then, partners of students brainstormed strategies to find the M.I. and we posted them around the pizza.
Written Response Anchor Chart Cupcake Theme from Chansi.Akridge from Chansi.Akridge on TeachersNotebook.com (1 page) - Can you rap? Restate Answer Prove Great for a visual reminder to help students answer comprehension questions.