This packet teaches students how to summarize non-fiction text through the use of graphic organizers. The final product should consist of a 3-5 sentence paragraph of what students learned about frogs and toads. The Reading A-Z leveled reader, Frogs and Toads, was used as a guide to provide facts about frogs and toads. However, any non-fiction book about frogs and toads can be used to complete this activity.
This activity aligns to the 2nd grade common core standard,
ELACC.2.RI. 2: Identify the main topic of a multi-paragraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.
PLEASE NOTE: THIS PACKET DOES NOT INCLUDE A PASSAGE.