A 14-slide editable PowerPoint template explaining the reading comprehension strategy of summarizing.
This PowerPoint includes the following content:
- a definition of the strategy
- an explanation of how and when to use the strategy
- examples of metacognitive questions to ask when applying the strategy
- a guided, whole-class activity (based on a literary text)
- an activity for the students to complete independently.
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Common Core State Standards alignment
Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text; summarize the text....
Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text, including how characters in a story or drama respond to challenges or how the speaker in a poem reflects upon a topic; summarize the text....
Determine a theme or central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details; provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgments....
Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text....
Determine two or more main ideas of a text and explain how they are supported by key details; summarize the text....
Determine a central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details; provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgments....
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