Writing a summary. We could use this at the end of the lesson to show our students what a good summary is. They could then write a summary of what we learned and we could use this as an assessment. This also goes great with our English TEK.
Today we made a "Gimme summary togetherI had given them handouts similar to the chart paper pictured, and they recorded the details on the hand while I was reading. When I was done the chapter, groups created a Gimme 5 summary on chart paper.
Summary & Retelling graphic organizer: students write details on the lines as they read and then write one sentence inside the diamond after they read. This is a great way for students to write book reports!
Summarization Strategy called "the incredible shrinking notes. Students start out writing a summary of a reading selection on the large index card. Then condense it onto the medium-sized card. Finally, students condense it further onto the small card.