Summarizing: Capture Main Ideas and Details

Author: 
Center for Technology Implementation
Year: 
2013
Ms. Shirley's 2nd grade class is concluding a unit on Sarah, Plain and Tall, a CCSS exemplar text. In this lesson students are learning how to craft summaries of narrative fiction using sequencing skills. 
Type: 
Lesson in Action
Common Core State Standards: 
Literature
Instructional Strategies: 
Summarizing

What's New on POWERUP?

Use Technology Tools to Support Formative Assessment!

How can technology tools support teachers in their use of formative assessment across different subject areas to better serve the needs of struggling students? Read our new blog post to learn about how technology tools for formative assessment can help you better personalize instruction to meet the needs of your students.