PA Grade 5, Reading Anchor
Summarize the key details and events of a fictional text as a whole.

Summarize the major points, processes, and/or events of a nonfictional text.

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Study Island
Bio Cube
Use to summarize a biography or autobiography
Story Map
Form for creating a story map
Essay Map
Helps to organize ideas before writing an essay
Plot Diagram
Tool for creating a diagram of any plot
Use flickr photos to illustrate your own story or summarize reading
Free PowerPoint Presentations
for summarization
Somebody/Wanted/But/So Then
Strategy and form for teaching summarization
Summarizing and Note Taking
Includes instructions and activities