Description: Paraphrasing and Summarizing Retell a text in oral or written form to enhance comprehension. Use topic and important details for an informational text.
Maps to Reading Plus skills: 2C


2C: Summarizing

2C: Summarizing

Description: Summarizing

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Selection: A-13


Grade level: 1
Word count: 662 words
Author: Jan Mader
Synopsis: The wind is an invisible superpower.
Excerpt: Take a deep breath. Blow it out. What do you feel? That's air that has become wind. Wind is air that moves.

Question: According to this selection, what is the definition of wind?
  1. air that moves
  2. warm air
  3. cold air
  4. air people can see

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Writing prompt: List four important facts you learned from an Non-fiction selection a write a summary of those facts.


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