Summarizing: How To Teach Summarizing
Students will finally get it. This 2 day lesson that can be used over and over again with differ texts, will guide students on how to summarize text. This is done by breaking it into smaller chunks, using this graphic organizer which can be used with or without post its. The lesson shows you how to model, what to ask, and gives students a different way to look at this task that many find challenging.
This packet contains the summarizing organizer, two passages that are broken into smaller chunks and numbered, and 3 pages of teacher instruction/modeling.