Short, Sweet, and to the Point

Students read a passage from a magazine. They highlight the main ideas and facts they feel are important and black out the unimportant details. They review the concept of summarizing and use the highlighted text to write a summary with only the main points included.

5th - 6th English Language Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
English Language Arts
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Skills Practice

What Members Say


Mary G.
Lesson Planet has helped me as a teacher tremendously! When I am searching for ways to reach my students using good hands on plans, I turn to Lesson Planet. When I do not have a lot of time to plan, Lesson Planet is my friend.
Mary G., Teacher
Laurinburg, NC