This foldable will help students practice and master their summarizing skills.
Purpose: To construct a graphic organizer to summarize story elements. This foldable will go great into the students interactive notebook.
Summarizing teaches students how to discern the most important ideas in a text, how to ignore irrelevant information, and how to integrate the central ideas in a meaningful way. Teaching students to summarize improves their memory for what is read. Summarization strategies can be used in almost every content area.
Somebody Wanted But So Then (Summarizing)