From Egg to Emperor – A Penguin Grows Up is a nonfiction story about the Emperor Penguin life cycle. The second graders in Ms. Connor’s Title I class at Warwick River Christian read and wrote about this.
Second graders know how to write a summary of the story!
- The topic sentence and wrap up sentences are underlined or written in green.
- The sentences underlined or typed in red are the “juicy details.”
Below are their first and final drafts summarizing how a penguin grows up.
A Penguin Grows Up – Our Summaries