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Get the Gist ~ Comprehension Strategy ~ Main Idea ~ Summary ~ RTI

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These lessons were designed to provide your students with activities, graphic organizers, and handouts that will teach your students HOW TO GET THE GIST, and improve their overall reading comprehension skills. **This is just perfect to add to your TEST PREP library!

Using this Get the Gist Unit in your classroom will benefit your students in the following ways:


• Inspire students to understand the process of Get the Gist of text, and see how these steps help them to dig deep and better comprehend the text.
• Encourage students to be independent thinkers, and dig deep into nonfiction text. This strategy also works well with fiction.
• Assist your students with communicating the main idea of a text, as well as summarizing the text.
• Provide students with test prep materials and activities that are MORE THAN JUST WORKSHEETS!

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GREAT for students who are struggling with comprehension, main idea, or summary. These strategies prove to be effective with RTI {Response to Intervention} students.

Included in the 46 page unit:


* Strategy: What's Important?
* Handout: What's Important {basic}
* Handout: What's Important {advanced}
* Who & What Chart
* Strategy: One Paragraph at a Time
* Handout: One Paragraph at a Time
* Handout: One Paragraph Gist
* Strategy: Get the Pic! {can be added to a center}
~ 20 ENGAGING Get the Pic! photo posters
* Handout: Get the Pic!
* Strategy: Get the GIST!
* Get the Gist Chart
* Handout: Gist List
* Handout: My Gist List
* 10 Word Gist
* 15 Word Gist
* 20 Word Gist
* Handout: GIST Chart
* Handout: I GOT the GIST!
* Get the Gist Checklist

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More READING RESOURCES for you:

Thinking Questions to Use with ANY BOOK

Close Reading Kit

Reading is THINKING!

Metacognition MEGA Bundle

Reading Partners Kit: Brain Buddies

Comprehension: Determining Importance

Cause & Effect TWITTER Game

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Teaching Duration
3 Months

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Get the Gist ~ Comprehension Strategy ~ Main Idea ~ Summary ~ RTI
Get the Gist ~ Comprehension Strategy ~ Main Idea ~ Summary ~ RTI
Get the Gist ~ Comprehension Strategy ~ Main Idea ~ Summary ~ RTI
Get the Gist ~ Comprehension Strategy ~ Main Idea ~ Summary ~ RTI