Using excerpts from popular youth novels, these task cards will engage your students and help them practice summarizing a text. Each card features an excerpt, two multiple-choice questions, and one free response.
Perfect for standardized test prep. They are also great in small groups, literacy centers, stations, partner work, intervention groups, and much more. You could also use one card at a time with your whole class as a warm-up, mini-lesson, or exit ticket. An answer key is included as well as a summarizing poster and student recording sheet.
*20 Task Cards
*20 Novel Excerpts
*40 Multiple Choice Questions
*20 Free Response Questions
*Student Answer Sheet
Excerpts from the following novels:
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Charlotte’s Web, A Wrinkle in Time, Bridge to Terabithia, The Golden Compass, Prince Caspian, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, Delirium, Shatter Me, Vampire Academy, Cinder, and more.
Included in the following Bundles:
Reading Skills Task Card Bundle Complete Set
Reading Skills Task Card Bundle II
Other Task Card Bundles:
Reading Skills Task Card Bundle
Inference Task Card Bundle
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