Ms. Baret’s second graders in Title I at St. Francis of Assisi first read books. Then they used a 5-finger retell graphic organizer to summarize the story.
5-Finger Retell Graphic Organizer – Summarizing Stone Soup written by Ann McGovern
5-Finger Retell Graphic Organizer – Summarizing What Do You Do with a Kangaroo? written and illustrated by Mercer Mayer
Finally, how does the 5-Finger Retell work? Learn more about using 5-Finger Retell here.