English Language Arts Worksheets and Study Guides Fourth Grade. Main Idea

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks

MA.CCRA.R. College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Reading
Key Ideas and Details
CCRA.R.2. Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
CCRA.R.9. Analyze how two or more texts address similar themes or topics in order to build knowledge or to compare the approaches the authors take.
MA.RL.4. Grade 4 Reading Standards for Literature [RL]
Key Ideas and Details
RL.4.2. Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text; summarize a text.
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
RL.4.9. Compare and contrast the treatment of similar themes and topics (e.g., opposition of good and evil) and patterns of events (e.g., the quest) in stories, myths, and traditional literature from different cultures.