PARAPHRASING Task Cards {Say It In Your Own Words}

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The Literacy Garden
Grade Levels
2nd - 4th
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32 task cards
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Do your students know how to paraphrase? Do your students tend to copy sentences straight out of a book? Could you use a paraphrasing tool to guide your students into restating it in their own words?

These simple paraphrasing task cards will engage your students with their high-interest topics and unusual facts. This resource is perfect for mini-lessons, small group instruction, or adding it to a writing center.

What's Included:

  • 32 High-Interest Paraphrasing Cards
  • Paraphrasing How To Poster
  • 2 Student Answer Forms

What Buyers Are Saying:

  • "Loved the task cards. It made practicing paraphrasing so much easier."
  • "Great for students who have trouble putting ideas in their own words."
  • "Paraphrasing is a skill that it is difficult to find resources for. These task cards were very helpful!"

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I hope you find this resource beneficial in your classroom.

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32 task cards
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