Reflection: Accountability Using Text Features to Summarize Text - Section 6: Closure


Students write across the curriculum by making a connection to science as they study black bears and their favorite animals.  The use of adaptive technology via is an effective strategy to engage students.  They also get to hone their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills, which aids in the Common Core alignment of the lesson.

  Bearing the Facts
  Accountability: Bearing the Facts
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Using Text Features to Summarize Text

Unit 3: This Land is Our Land
Lesson 5 of 17

Objective: SWBAT use text features to aid in summarizing a text.

Big Idea: Students will use an online speaking avatar program to summarize informational text after exploring text features.

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English / Language Arts, Literature, Reading, Comprehension (Reading), text features, informational text, speech technology application
  60 minutes
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