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Simple Summaries
Simple Summaries
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Simple Summaries
Keep it simple! Teach your students to write a summary using the Somebody-Wanted-But-So-Then frame for analyzing a story.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Write a Simple Summary
Write a Simple Summary
Worksheet
Write a Simple Summary
Teach your students to write a simple summary using an easy-to-follow set of keywords.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Determining the Theme of a Poem
Determining the Theme of a Poem
Lesson Plan
Determining the Theme of a Poem
Give your class a deeper understanding of theme with this art and poetry-focused lesson plan about theme. By the end of the lesson, students will understand what theme is and how to determine theme in a piece of writing, such as a poem.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Three Times a Charm! Close Reading with Annotations
Three Times a Charm! Close Reading with Annotations
Lesson Plan
Three Times a Charm! Close Reading with Annotations
In fifth grade, students are expected to analyze complex texts on a deeper level. Teach your students to use close reading strategies, like rereading and annotation symbols, to dive deeper into fictional texts.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Summary Writing with Big Ideas
Summary Writing with Big Ideas
Lesson Plan
Summary Writing with Big Ideas
Before students can respond to literature critically, they must have a strong grasp of big ideas and summary writing. Support your ELs in these foundational reading skills by introducing a three-sentence paragraph frame for summary writing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Mythological Creature: Vampire
Mythological Creature: Vampire
Lesson Plan
Mythological Creature: Vampire
Bram Stoker's Dracula has inspired feelings of fear and morbid curiosity for over a century. With this lesson plan, your students will get a taste of the literary work while learning about the myth behind vampires.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Paraphrasing Practice
Paraphrasing Practice
Worksheet
Paraphrasing Practice
Paraphrasing is all about summing up a lengthy text, and it can be a great way to help your child hone reading comprehension skills.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Book Marks the Spot
Book Marks the Spot
Workbook
Book Marks the Spot
This workbook is the spot for reluctant readers and bookworms alike! Kids can get ideas for books then delve deeper into what they read with decision charts, organizers, writing and design prompts.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Reading Logs to Go!
Reading Logs to Go!
Lesson Plan
Reading Logs to Go!
Show and prove! Use this lesson plan and say farewell to fiction reading logs of yore, as your students (literally) draw connections across theme, cause, and effect.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Fiction Summaries:  Somebody-Wanted-But-So-Then
Fiction Summaries: Somebody-Wanted-But-So-Then
Worksheet
Fiction Summaries: Somebody-Wanted-But-So-Then
Students will use the Somebody-Wanted-But-So-Then strategy of writing fiction summaries with these reading passages.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Hot Cross Buns: Read to Remember
Hot Cross Buns: Read to Remember
Worksheet
Hot Cross Buns: Read to Remember
After reading a short story, your students will practice writing a simple summary.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Simple Fiction Summary
Simple Fiction Summary
Worksheet
Simple Fiction Summary
Students will use the Somebody-Wanted-But-So-Then structure to summarize a short fiction text.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing a Fiction Summary: The Wind in the Willows
Writing a Fiction Summary: The Wind in the Willows
Worksheet
Writing a Fiction Summary: The Wind in the Willows
Learn a fun reading strategy and practice writing fiction summaries using a classic text.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Book Facts
Book Facts
Worksheet
Book Facts
First thing's first: if your kid has a reading assignment, start by stating just the facts on this essential-info sheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Theme, Cause, and Effect Reading Log
Theme, Cause, and Effect Reading Log
Worksheet
Theme, Cause, and Effect Reading Log
Students will provide details of cause and effect events directly related to theme.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Casey at the Bat
Casey at the Bat
Worksheet
Casey at the Bat
Read a famous narrative poem, "Casey at the Bat," and practice reading comprehension skills at the same time in this printable mini-book worksheet.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Big Idea Summary
Big Idea Summary
Worksheet
Big Idea Summary
Help your EL students identify big ideas before they write short summaries.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Summary Writing: Big Ideas vs. Details
Summary Writing: Big Ideas vs. Details
Worksheet
Summary Writing: Big Ideas vs. Details
Help your EL students will practice differentiating between big ideas and details.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Summarizing with Key Words
Summarizing with Key Words
Worksheet
Summarizing with Key Words
Students practice using keywords to prepare for summary writing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Famous Short Stories: The Celebrated Jumping Frog
Famous Short Stories: The Celebrated Jumping Frog
Worksheet
Famous Short Stories: The Celebrated Jumping Frog
Meet some famous short stories with our set of printable mini books.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe
The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe
Worksheet
The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe
Enjoy The Raven by Edgar Allan poe in a whole new way with this printable mini-book version
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Illustrating Cause and Effects Reading Log
Illustrating Cause and Effects Reading Log
Worksheet
Illustrating Cause and Effects Reading Log
Students will cite instances of cause and effect from beginning, middle, and ending portions of their fiction readings.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Poetry Reflections Reading Log
Poetry Reflections Reading Log
Worksheet
Poetry Reflections Reading Log
Students will cite stanzas from beginning, middle, and ending portions of their poetry readings and share thoughts, feelings, and ideas about the text.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Summary Writing with Big Ideas
Glossary: Summary Writing with Big Ideas
Worksheet
Glossary: Summary Writing with Big Ideas
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Summary Writing with Big Ideas.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Tinder Box
The Tinder Box
Worksheet
The Tinder Box
Here's a Hans Christian Andersen tale you might not know: The Tinder Box, where a soldier goes on a magical adventure.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet