Main Idea
Character Motivation
Theme
RACE/Written Answers to questions about a text
100

What the story is mostly about.

What is the definition of main idea?
100
Their actions, what they say, their feelings, and their thoughts.

What are the four things you look at about a character to identify their motivation? 

100

The lesson you learn from a story and apply to your life. 

What is the definition of theme? 

100

Restate the question

What does the R in RACE stand for? 
200

The title

What is something on the cover you can use to begin to identify the main idea of a text?

200

Why a character says, thinks, feels, and acts the way they do.

What is motivation?

200

False.

Is the theme a summary of the text?

200

Answer the question

What does the A stand for in RACE?

300

Repeated ideas and words

What is something to look for in a text to identify the main idea? 

300

Cite text evidence to support your answer to the question

What does the C stand for in RACE?

400

Explain how your text evidence supports your answer to the question.

What does the E stand for in RACE? 

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