- Product Description
Help students learn how to make meaningful connections between texts with this packet. Includes:
-Two short stories. "The Elves and the Shoemaker" is a retelling of the original Grimm fairy tale, while "The Magical Cyber Elf" is a modern realistic fiction story. This story shows a dual first-person point of view.
-A summarizing task with rubric.
-An essay response prompt with rubric.
-A comprehension quiz.
-A teaching guide with suggestions and answers.
This is part of a set of activities that can be used for homework, independent practice, and progress monitoring.
For targeted instruction in summarizing narratives:
Other packets in the series: