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Most students have difficulties with summarization because they have not mastered the many pre-requisites that allow them to be successful in this complex skills. This packet will assist you with a variety of resources to help ensure students can master this skill. The sequencing lessons and important vs. interesting details lessons come with two lessons each to allow you to differentiate to your students' needs. These lessons are ideal for 3rd-6th grades, but can also be fun to use as intervention resources for grades 7th and 8th!
The 18-page packet includes
1. A Step-by-Step Guide to Teaching Summarization and the Pre-Requisites
2. Sequencing Lessons
3. Important vs. Interesting Details Lessons
4. Link to Summarization Practice