Summarize in Fiction – 4th & 5th Florida BEST Standards – ELA.4.R.3.2 / 5.R.3.2

Summarize in Fiction – 4th & 5th Florida BEST Standards – ELA.4.R.3.2 / 5.R.3.2


Summarize in Fiction – 4th & 5th  – ELA.4.R.3.2 / 5.R.3.2

⭐️These Lexile® leveled close reading stories are perfect for teaching 4th & 5th grade students how to summarize in fiction. Summarizing is a brief account of the major events in a story. This packet is designed to specifically fit 4th & 5th grade Florida B.E.S.T standard ELA.4.R.3.2 & 5.R.3.2 but can be used by anyone teaching summarize in fiction.


⭐️Includes Lexile leveled passages, standard based questions, anchor charts, and hands-on cut-and-paste visuals to help students master this skill.



✏️Integrated Color Coding – Color coding strategy encourages students to learn how to find and use text evidence in their answers.


✏️Comprehensive – Passages are perfect for comprehensive standard based test prep. Included anchor charts and questions make this resource great for lesson modeling. Works perfectly for small groups and guided reading.


✏️Scaffolding – Utilizes the Lexile Framework® for Reading and a mix of standard based essay and multiple choice questions to allow educators to scaffold independent work and homework. Also great for centers and interventions.


✏️Highly Engaging – Contains original stories with custom illustrations designed to engage students of all levels and interests.


What’s Included:

  1. What is the difference between retelling and summarizing?
  2. Retelling vs. Summarizing Anchor Chart
  3. Summary Graphic Organizer
  4. Summarize Fiction Graphic Organizer
  5. Summarize Fiction Stationary
  6. Night Concerts – 750L
  7. Sandcastle Prize- 770L
  8. The First Princess Quest – 790L
  9. The Basement Noise – 810L
  10. Record Setters – 820L
  11. Camping Cub- 820L
  12. The Goat Fence – 840L
  13. The Fox and The Leopard – 850L
  14. Football Feet- 860L
  15. Eight Is Great- 880L
  16. The Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing – 920L
  17. Lucky Lucas- 920L

Each story includes

  • 1 page of multiple choice, short response, and sequence questions
  • 1 page with cut-and-paste picture cards and written retelling


Magicore is a Certified Lexile Partner

See more about why certified Lexile measures matter by clicking on the product preview and navigating to the About Lexile Levels page.


Copyright & Terms of Use

For copyright information and a summary of how this resource can and cannot be used, please review the Terms of Use Page.


There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.

Subscribe to get free content by email.