Summarizing Worksheet

Summarizing Worksheet

How to teach Summarizing

Using Summarizing Worksheet, students summarize the following text by underlining key words and phrases to break down the larger ideas.

 Being able to summarize a story will help your students to gain the important details in a book or story. This worksheet will help your students focus on the important details in a book.

Summarize the following text by underlining key words and phrases. Break down the larger ideas and answer the main questions who, what, where, when, and how.

 

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Use this Note Taking and Summarizing Graphic Organizer as an additional resource for your students.

Introduce this worksheet by reviewing how to find important details in a text. Ask students to help you figure out the difference between an important and interesting detail.  Then, have students complete worksheet independently or with a partner as they read. Once finished, have students share out the notes they took as they read.

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