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Finding the Theme
Finding the Theme
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Finding the Theme
Use this reading comprehension resource to help your students identify the theme of a story.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Simple Fiction Summary
Simple Fiction Summary
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Simple Fiction Summary
Students will use the Somebody-Wanted-But-So-Then structure to summarize a short fiction text.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Story Map
Story Map
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Story Map
Use this graphic organizer to have students write words or draw pictures to complete the story map.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Reader’s Theater: Camping in the Cold
Reader’s Theater: Camping in the Cold
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Reader’s Theater: Camping in the Cold
In this Reader's Theater worksheet, students read a script, then answer the reading comprehension questions that follow.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Hot Cross Buns: Read to Remember
Hot Cross Buns: Read to Remember
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Hot Cross Buns: Read to Remember
After reading a short story, your students will practice writing a simple summary.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Write a Simple Summary
Write a Simple Summary
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Write a Simple Summary
Teach your students to write a simple summary using an easy-to-follow set of keywords.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Compare & Contrast Themes
Compare & Contrast Themes
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Compare & Contrast Themes
Get your students thinking about themes as they compare and contrast two different picture books of their choice.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Short and Sweet Summaries
Short and Sweet Summaries
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Short and Sweet Summaries
Children learn to use the "Somebody Wanted But So Then" method to write a short summary in this literacy worksheet.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Think About Theme: The Golden Nugget
Think About Theme: The Golden Nugget
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Think About Theme: The Golden Nugget
Young readers practice identifying the theme of a story in this thoughtful fable about two friends who find gold in the forest.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Paraphrasing Practice
Paraphrasing Practice
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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.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Simple Summary Reading Log
Simple Summary Reading Log
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Simple Summary Reading Log
Use this half-sheet graphic reading log to help students write simple summaries.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Find the Central Message: Literary Response
Find the Central Message: Literary Response
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Find the Central Message: Literary Response
Get your kids writing about their reading! When students note key observations as they read, they have a better chance at understanding a text's message.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Find the Theme Flowchart
Find the Theme Flowchart
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Find the Theme Flowchart
With this easy-to-use flowchart, your students will learn how to find the theme of a fictional story.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Writing Book Reviews
Writing Book Reviews
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Writing Book Reviews
This worksheet will help your child organize the details needed to write about a book he's read!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Narrative Poem: Casey at the Bat
Narrative Poem: Casey at the Bat
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Narrative Poem: Casey at the Bat
Ask students questions about "Casey at the Bat" by Ernest Lawrence Thayer to develop their reading comprehension skills.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Rudyard Kipling: What's the Theme?
Rudyard Kipling: What's the Theme?
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Rudyard Kipling: What's the Theme?
In this exercise, students will work through a series of steps to identify the theme of a classic story.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Three Sentence Summary
Three Sentence Summary
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Three Sentence Summary
Help students master summarizing using keywords with this reading comprehension worksheet.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Storyboard Summary
Storyboard Summary
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Storyboard Summary
With this storyboard, students will draw and write about events in a chronological order.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Summarizing with Sequence Words
Summarizing with Sequence Words
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Summarizing with Sequence Words
In this resource, students will identify sequence words in the summary of a well-known fairy tale. Then they'll read a short story and write a summary with the help of a sequence word bank.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Summary High Five
Summary High Five
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Summary High Five
Children are introduced to a helpful, five-word mnemonic device for remembering what to include in a fiction summary.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Thinking About Themes: Reflection Cards
Thinking About Themes: Reflection Cards
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Thinking About Themes: Reflection Cards
Use this resource to help your students familiarize themselves with the concept of literary themes.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Paragraph Frame for Summarizing Fiction
Paragraph Frame for Summarizing Fiction
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Paragraph Frame for Summarizing Fiction
In this resource, students will practice writing a simple summary of a fiction story using a paragraph frame with sequence words.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Simple Storyboard
Simple Storyboard
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Simple Storyboard
This graphic organizer helps students quickly identify the main events in the beginning, middle, and end of a fictional text.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Making Connections with Texts Concept Web
Making Connections with Texts Concept Web
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Making Connections with Texts Concept Web
Use this handy concept web to teach your students about ways to interact with text, including text-to-self, text-to-text, and text-to-world connections that can help deepen their understanding of what they read.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Figuring Out the Theme
Glossary: Figuring Out the Theme
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Glossary: Figuring Out the Theme
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Figuring Out the Theme.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet