Reflection: Lesson Planning Summarizing: Get to the point - Section 2: Mini-Lesson


Most narrative books work well to teach Summarizing, but the following link from provides a comprehensive list of books that have a clear main idea for Summarizing: . It is important to choose books that are narrative and informational for this concept to show that it can and should be done with both genres. This is a great resource for continuing work with this strategy.

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Summarizing: Get to the point

Unit 17: Summarizing Unit
Lesson 2 of 5

Objective: SWBAT identify the main idea to Summarize familiar text.

Big Idea: Scaffolding the concept of Summarizing

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