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Technology tools and resources for supporting student summarizing.

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Teaching students to use transition words helps them improve their writing. Transition words help stories flow more smoothly, by providing logical organization and improving the connections between thoughts. Reading Resources, Reading Strategies, Reading Comprehension, Reading Tips, Student Reading, Teaching Reading, Teaching Phonics, Transition Words, Reading Adventure

Summarizing | Classroom Strategy | Reading Rockets

Summarizing teaches students how to discern the most important ideas in a text, how to ignore irrelevant information, and how to integrate the central ideas in a meaningful way. Teaching students to summarize improves their memory for what is read. Summarization strategies can be used in almost every content area.

Fact Fragment Frenzy provides elementary students with an online model for finding facts in nonfiction text, then invites students to find facts in five sample passages. Inquiry Based Learning, Interactive Learning, Project Based Learning, Student Learning, Learning Activities, Research Writing, Research Skills, French Language Learning, Language Arts

Fact Fragment Frenzy - ReadWriteThink

Fact Fragment Frenzy provides elementary students with an online model for finding facts in nonfiction text, then invites students to find facts in five sample passages.

Read/Write/Think interactive is perfect for secondary students studying a work of drama. Students can map out the key elements of character, setting, conflict, and resolution (shown at left) for a variety purposes and activities associated with drama. Graphic Organizer For Reading, Graphic Organizers, Inquiry Based Learning, Project Based Learning, Teaching Theatre, Student Teaching, Teaching Ideas, Drama Education, Drama Teacher

Drama Map - ReadWriteThink

Students analyzing a play can map out the key elements of character, setting, conflict, and resolution for a variety purposes. This interactive is aimed at secondary students.

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Book Cover Creator - ReadWriteThink

The Book Cover Creator is designed to allow users to type and illustrate front book covers, front and back covers, and full dust jackets. Students can use the tool to create new covers for books that they read as well as to create covers for books they write individually or as a class.

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Animal Inquiry - ReadWriteThink

Supporting inquiry-based research projects, the Animal Inquiry interactive invites elementary students to explore animal facts and habitats using writing prompts to guide and record their findings.

Here's an interactive KWL creator. Great tool for brainstorming as a class. Technology Websites, Teaching Technology, Educational Technology, Instructional Planning, Instructional Strategies, 21st Century Classroom, 21st Century Learning, Teaching Skills, Teaching Resources

K-W-L Creator - ReadWriteThink

This tool allows students to create an online K-W-L chart. Saving capability makes it easy for them to start the chart before reading and then return to it to reflect on what they learned.

Compare contrast essay topics for graders The compare and contrast essay is taught. - - Label the circles and brainstorm as a class what is different about your topics and drag. Fifth Grade, Third Grade, High School Writing, Reading School, Interactive Sites, Direct Instruction, Essay Topics, Compare And Contrast, Reading Resources

Comparison and Contrast Guide - ReadWriteThink

The Comparison and Contrast Guide outlines the characteristics of the genre and provides direct instruction on the methods of organizing, gathering ideas, and writing comparison and contrast essays.

The Circle Plot Diagram can be used as a prewriting graphic organizer for students writing original stories with a circular plot structure as well as a postreading organizer used to explore the text structures in a book. Narrative Writing, Pre Writing, Writing Process, Writing Practice, Plot Diagram, Ela Classroom, Writers Write, Graphic Organizers, Guided Reading

Circle Plot Diagram - ReadWriteThink

The Circle Plot Diagram can be used as a prewriting graphic organizer for students writing original stories with a circular plot structure as well as a postreading organizer used to explore the text structures in a book.

Cube Creator: A tool from readwritethink. Helps students organize thoughts/ideas post reading or pre writing. Use biocube for biographies, mystery cube for mysteries, storycube for fiction, and create your own cube for research and writing. Pre Writing, Teaching Writing, Writing Prompts, Teaching Ideas, Teaching Activities, Creative Teaching, Technology Tools, Educational Technology, Teaching Technology

Bio Cube - ReadWriteThink

Bio Cube is a useful summarizing tool that helps students identify and list key elements about a person for a biography or autobiography.

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Comic Creator - ReadWriteThink

The Comic Creator invites children and teens to design their own comic strips. Their creations can be just for fun or as part of more structural learning activities: planning writing activities, before- and after-reading activities, and responding to books.

Create graphic novels Using Comic Master in the classroom to allow students to craft original stories cultivates important century learning skills in communication, collaboration, creativity, and critical thinking. Learning Websites, Educational Websites, Educational Technology, Cool Websites, Interactive Websites, Learning Skills, Instructional Technology, Learning Games, Children's Comics

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Comic Master allows you to create your own short graphic novel.

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