Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson." This is an activity children can do in centers to retell a story they have read or a story the teacher has recently read to them.
Retelling as a comprehension strategy. Display this in read to self area. Have ropes in the tool kits of those students who are working on this strategy. A few class ropes available as well. For daily 5 workstations.