This graphic organizer helps students to retell a story using the 5-finger retell method: characters, setting, beginning, middle, and end. This product can be used to teach the following standards:
RL.1.1: Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
RL.1.2: Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.
RL.1.3: Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.