Smarty Pants : Main Idea This is a great, to-the-point anchor chart Can redo for nonfiction. Look at the title and photographs and headings. Use text instead of story. There& not really a main idea in a story.
How Raven Stole The Sun - A Native American Raven Legend
Subtheme: Differences in home structures of aboriginal people in BC; comparing these with other aboriginal people across Canada Pipe Cleaner Wigwam -- this will be great once we get into our Native American portion of history