Students need purposeful practice on summarizing to improve reading comprehension. These fourth grade texts capture student interest with focused, standards-based activities that provide targeted practice opportunities.3. Answers will vary. Sample: Yes, Florence Nightingale was a hard worker. Nobody told her to clean the hospital each night. ... Sample: Summary sentences help me to understand a text because they make it clear what each paragraph is about. ... families today; Long ago adults and children worked hard to get everything done; Adults today work hard, too, but most children do ... Sample: My friend told me a funny story, and I had to paraphrase the story when I told it to another friend.
|Title||:||Read & Succeed Comprehension Level 4: Summarizing Passages and Questions|
|Author||:||Debra J. Housel|
|Publisher||:||Teacher Created Materials - 2014-01-01|