Support beginning readers in building the foundation for reading comprehension. Students practice the skill of retelling with engaging scaffolded story cards AND build content vocabulary with the use of the story elements vocabulary cards.
(Cards are provided in full color AND in black and white.)
Story Elements Vocabulary Terms: title, characters, setting, problem, solution, plot, beginning, middle and end
Visual Story Cards for each of the story elements are color coded and include the stories The Three Little Pigs and The Ugly Duckling. Students match the visual with the correct term.
*******Perfect to use on a display or bulletin board!*******
Retelling Cards for each of the fairy tales above are also included. Students sequence and practice retelling the stories during guided reading, or with a partner in an engaging center activity.
Do you have beginning English language learners? This would be perfect for them too! How do you get your beginning Ells to increase their reading level? Explicitly teach and practice the skill of retelling!
A retelling "Story Map" graphic organizer is also included.
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