This wonderful graphic organizer outlines all of the necessary steps that go into writing a succinct summary paragraph. Great to use as a visual for students when they are summarizing both fiction and nonfiction text. The graphic organizer plays on the three main concepts of name it, verb it, and state the big picture. It also provides examples of suggested verbs to utilize. Additionally, key components of how to include main ideas and a concluding sentence are also stated in this outline.