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Grade 2 Reading Reviewer 3rd Quarter Getting the Main Idea Spots was a large grey and white

cat. Spots lived in a barn on a farm. Spots liked living in the barn. It was warm in the winter and cool in the summer. There were many mice for Spots to chase. Best of all, Spots had a soft place to sleep in the corner of the barn. What is the main idea? Circle the correct answer. A. The barn was dirty. A. The barn was dirty. B. Spots was grey and white. B. Spots was grey and white. C. The barn was a good place for Spots to live. C. The barn was a good place for Spots to live. D. Spots often slept outside when it rained. D. Spots often slept outside when it rained Saturday at the Carnival James and his sister, Anna, went to the carnival on Saturday. They rode the merry-goround, the roller coaster and the Ferris wheel. James ate popcorn and a hot dog. Anna drank lemonade and ate an apple. They saw many exciting shows. They were tired when they went home. What is the main idea? Circle the correct answer. A. James and Anna were hungry. B. James and Anna did many things at the carnival. C. The merry-go-round was broken. D. The carnival was on Saturday. The Storm The rain began early in the morning. It fell as hard drops, morning. It fell as hard drops, one after another. The sky one after another. The sky was full of dark purple clouds. was full of dark purple clouds. Thunder began as a soft Thunder began as a soft rumble and became louder rumble and became louder and louder. Lightning crashed and louder. Lightning crashed every few minutes, making the sky a brilliant white. What is the main idea? Circle the correct answer. A. The farms needed the rain. B. The thunder hurt the people’s ears. C. Lightning made the sky bright. D. The storm was very strong

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a. Lily’s sister gave her a scrapbook when she graduated from Kindergarten last year. a. a. Why does he have to eat it? 4. Ayden got a new baby brother last December named Cameron. Lucy packed a ham sandwich and a pickle to eat at the park on Sunday. a. What did Lily’s sister give her? b. a. Who got a baby brother? b. Why did her sister give her a gift? . Justin went to the state fair in October and rode the ferris wheel with his dad. a. Whose mom told him to clean his room? b.Recalling Details in Sentences 1. When did he go there? 2. Maria celebrated her ninth birthday last month by having a big pool party. Matt’s mom tells him to eat all of his broccoli so he will grow up and be strong. When did he go to the doctor? b. he had to clean his room first. Scott went to North Carolina last summer to visit his aunt and uncle. a. What did Lucy pack for lunch? b. Why did he go to the doctor? 6. Robert’s mom told him that if he wanted ice cream. a. Who went to the state fair? b. When did he get a baby brother? 9. When did she stay after school? 7. a. Who stayed after school? b. Where did Scott go? b. What does Matt’s mom tell him to eat? b. What kind of party did she have? 3. When did she go to the park? 10. a. Why did he have to clean his room? 8. Kate stayed after school on Monday to help her teacher clean the classroom. Brandon went to the doctor’s office on Friday because his stomach hurt. Who had a birthday? b. When did he go to the state fair? 5.