Summarization Strategy called "the incredible shrinking notes". Students start out writing a summary of a reading selection on the large index card. Students are then given the medium sized card and have to take the information from the large card and condense it onto the medium sized card. Finally, students are given the small card and must take the information from the medium sized card and condense it further onto the small card. Great way for students to get to the main point/idea!
prefixes, suffixes, root words anchor charts -- good idea for next year (to display words around the room)
5 Conjunctions with clips - compound sentences! You can use this with my game/task cards for sentences at Looks-Like-Language!
5 Hands-on Strategies to Teach Reading Comprehension for ESL Students
Wat is (g)een samenvatting?
Main Idea Details Game - Students identify the main idea in a group of sentences that are mixed up inside an envelope! For a quick assessment, students record the main idea on a separate sheet of paper.
Learning about summarizing...by classifying!
Learning about summarizing...by classifying! Check out this easy lesson that got us started talking about what makes a quality summary!
Writing Sentences: A Roll and Write Activity
dobbelsteen maken per zinsdeel (Wie, doet wat, wanneer & waar), cursisten gooien met alle dobbelstenen en leggen de zinsdelen in de juiste volgorde