Students can used this checklist to revise and edit their summary writing. This checklist would be great to use as a peer editing activity as well. There are trait specific categories to assess summaries. I hope this is useful for you!
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Writing
This fun activity allows students to practice vocabulary words in a fun and engaging way. Students will illustrate vocabulary words then exchange papers with a classmate to try and guess what word they drew.
Students will really think critically
This paired activity is a great way to practice writing dialogue right before the holidays. Students will love taking on the role of famous holiday figures to write short scenes.
This activity includes:
1. Teacher Directions
2. 8 Scene Task
This is a great assignment to assess students comprehension of an independent reading novel. I used it as a literature circle take home quiz, however, it can be changed to fit your own needs. I have created a rubric to go along with the writing