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Summary (Beginning, Middle, End)

Details

Space: 
inside
Time: 
< 1 hour
Subject: 
English
Grades: 
3rd Grade
4th Grade
5th Grade
6th Grade
Key Terms: 
Problem
Solution
point of view
Narrator
Protagonist
Beginning
Middle
End
Materials: 
Short story that students read.

Lesson Overview

Teacher Overview:

Students will write a summary of the short story that we read. They will capture a video of illustrations in the book that coincides with the part of the story that you are discussing. Then, they will type out the summary (narration) for that part of the story. Finally, they will practice and record their narration.

Student Summary: 

You will write a summary of the short story that we read. You will capture a video of illustrations in the book that coincides with the part of the story that you are discussing. Then, you will type out the summary (narration) for that part of the story. Finally, you will practice and record your narration.

Lesson Phases

Beginning

Who is the protagonist in the story?
Description: 
Capture an illustration that coincides with the beginning of the story and narrate about that part of the story.

Middle

What is the problem in the story?
Description: 
Capture an illustration that coincides with the middle of the story and narrate about that part of the story.

End

What is the solution to the problem?
Description: 
Capture an illustration that coincides with the end of the story and narrate about that part of the story.

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