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Somebody, Wanted, But, So, Then (SWBST) Task Cards
This is a set of 8 task cards. Each card has a short story on them. The students read each card and use the organizer to summarize the story with the SWBST strategy. On the organizer, certain parts of SWBST are filled in. The students must fill in the other parts of the organizer.
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How to Summarize A Story - Somebody Wanted But So Then
With this summarization method, your students will be able to summarize an article or other short reading. What's included: eight PowerPoint slides with examples your students can relate to and will understand. This presentation was written with common sense, in a Common Core State Standards-frien
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Somebody Wanted But So Then Story Cards
Retell, Summarize, In Order, With Meaning, Creativity and Detail is a breeze with this Story Building Writing Activity. Purpose: Reinforces summarization skills for fiction in a fun way. Students also get to write creatively while practicing grammar, usage etc. Each card set either focus’ on a rea
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Summary Chart (Somebody, Wanted, But, So, Then)
I have found this to be the easiest way to get kids to write a summary for a fiction story. Short, sweet, and painless! Students fill in the story title, author, and setting for the story. Then they fill out the somebody, wanted, but, so, and then portions of the chart. When completed and read
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Somebody Wanted But So Then in SPANISH
This is a great Spanish resource to use with your students when teaching summary using the SWBST strategy. Very useful tools to help support students during small group or whole group instruction. This mini bundle includes: 2 SWBST graphic organizers in Spanish 1 Flip flap book 2 SWBST short
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Bowling for Summaries: Somebody .Wanted. But.So..Then. SWBST Summarize
Students will use the Somebody, Wanted, But, So, Then Summarizing strategy to summarize short stories. Students may take turns drawing cards , summarizing paragraphs, and bowling. Keep an eye out for the Bonus Turn cards  There is a visual aid provided along with a SWBST graphic organizer to fil
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Somebody Wanted But So Then Pirates Activity
Retell, Summarize, In Order, With Meaning, Creativity and Detail is a breeze with this Story Building Writing Activity. Purpose: Reinforces summarization skills for fiction in a fun way. Students also get to write creatively while practicing grammar, usage etc. Each card set either focus’ on a rea
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A Somebody Wanted But So Then Activity
Retell, Summarize, In Order, With Meaning, Creativity and Detail is a breeze with this Story Building Writing Activity. Purpose: Reinforces summarization skills for fiction in a fun way. Students also get to write creatively while practicing grammar, usage etc. Each card set either focus’ on a read
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Summary:  Somebody Wanted But So Then
This Package Includes: 1 poster explaining Somebody Wanted But So Then 1 poster with the Somebody Wanted But So Then example using the Three Little Pigs story. 9 Somebody Wanted But So Then Posters with various templates! Check Out The Preview!
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Ice Cream Summarizing Activity: SWBST Somebody Wanted But So Then
Students will use the Somebody, Wanted, But, So, Then Summarizing strategy to summarize short stories. Students may take turns drawing cards , summarizing paragraphs, and adding toppings to their sundaes and cones. Keep an eye out for the “Lose Your Turn” cards There is a visual aid provided along
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Objective Summary for Literary Texts - Somebody, Wanted, But, So, Then
PowerPoint provides notes (how-to) for writing an objective summary for literary texts. This PowerPoint provides the "Somebody, Wanted, But, So, Then" method of summary writing. After the notes, you can read a short story or picture book to complete a "SWBST" graphic organizer together as a class fo
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Use Literary Terms to Summarize a Short Story for Google Slides
Whether you’re teaching a Reading Short Story Unit or a Writing Narrative Unit, it will be helpful for students to understand how to summarize a story. I mean actually summarize—proving that they understand the plot elements, theme, etc. Focusing on the heart of the story instead of writing “and n
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Retell/ Summarise Somebody Wanted But So
Retelling and summarising stories and texts are an important comprehension strategy, but what is the best way to teach it? One great strategy that should be one part of your repertoire of many, is using the somebody, wanted, but, so strategy. After reading a short text or chapter, students write
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Somebody Wanted But So Then introduction Lesson
This includes a short story in the format of a PowerPoint. Also included is Somebody, Wanted, But, So, Then Individual Posters based off of the short story. There is also a set of graphic organizers to use.
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Somebody Wanted But So Then Worksheet
Two worksheets for practice using "Somebody Wanted But So Then" summarizing strategy. Includes a graphic organizer and space at the bottom to write the information in a short paragraph. One worksheet includes a cloze paragraph to help support students who struggle with writing complete sentences on
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Somebody Wanted But So Literary Cards
Somebody-Wanted-But-So literary cards include pictures of different characters common in children's literature books. Some of left blank, but all of the "Somebody" and "Wanted" cards include clip art of either people or animals. This is a great way to reach all students at their individual learning
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Somebody Wanted But So Then  Story Organizer
This product is a story planning page based on the summarizing strategy: Somebody, Wanted, But, So, Then
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Somebody, wanted, but, so FOLDABLE
This foldable allows a quick retelling of any story. This will help students summarize stories in a short concise form. I use this for my sixth graders but it would be good for any age. The longer the text the harder it is to shorten it into one sentence. They are also required to cite the text expl
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Somebody Wanted But So Then Graphic Organizer
The SWBST graphic organizer helps young readers recall important elements of a story and demonstrate comprehension. Functionally, the graphic organizer also helps readers understand the importance of recalling story events in the correct chronological order (follow the arrows from beginning to end)
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Somebody Wanted But Then So
SWBTS Graphic Organizer Reading Comprehension Comes with and without lines! If you like this product, check out the others in My Store!
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Retell Graphic Organizer (Somebody Wanted But So)
Perfect organizer for independent or guided reading for fiction books or short stories!
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Somebody Wanted But So Smartboard Organizer
Basic Somebody Wanted But So story organizer for the Smartboard
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Realistic Fiction
This file has everything you need for a realistic fiction genre study. You will be able to scaffold your young writers throughout the writing process as they create their own original realistic fiction stories. Tons of printables, from idea collecting to checklists and rubrics, will be at your finge

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Narrative Writing ELA Bundle {Common Core Aligned} *UPDATED*
Purchase three of my best selling narrative writing units in this discounted bundle: Click on each product link to see its description and exactly what's included. Realistic Fiction Reading and Writing Bundle: 3rd Grade {Supports Common Core} What's Included: •List of Common Core ELA Standards addr
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