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Summarizing Task Cards: Informational Text Short Passages

Each of these 24 Task Cards features a short, nonfiction paragraph. Students are challenged to summarize the paragraph in just twelve words or less. $

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Blog Post - Fifth Grade FREEBIES - Even big kids need shared reading! It's the perfect way to model/practice comprehension strategies, summarizing and build oral fluency. The best part is that it only takes 10-15 minutes a day. #wildaboutfifthgrade #fifthgradefreebies

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Teaching With a Mountain View

Summarizing, Paraphrasing, and Quoting Texts- modify to allow kiddos to provide practice with explain/define and/or example instead of summarize. For writer's notebook weekly practice for writing to sources.

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Summarizing Text in the Primary Classroom

Helping students understand how to summarize text can be a struggle. These suggestions will guide your students to retell a non-fiction text in their own words.

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Summarizing WITHOUT "Somebody, Wanted, But, So, Then" FREEBIES for Creating Spectacular Summaries

We are always asking students to summarize what they read. Summarizing takes practice- & a lot of it. It also involves consciously using other reading skills like identifying the main idea, inferring, determining importance and identifying story elements. There’s so much going on in this process of summarizing that seems so simple to us as adults. I have looked at the method of “somebody wanted,

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Ease back into school after the new year with this fun and easy-to-use card game! Your students will not only be able to practice their summarization skills, but they'll also be working on goals like sequencing, answering questions, and expressive vocabulary!

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Adding and Subtracting Fractions Using the Four-Square Method

Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators: PowerPoint Lesson and Practice Sheets

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Summarizing Nonfiction PowerPoint

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