Jan 12, 2014

One Paragraph Retell


Now that my students have tackled the task of locating answers and responding in writing to questions about the text we have read ... I am teaching them how to develop a one paragraph retelling.

I developed this form to help scaffold them through the process.

Here is a completed student sample:

I can hardly wait to see the progress they will make over the next few weeks.

Click on the image of the template to download the form.


  1. As usual, I can hardly wait to try this with my class. Thanks for sharing.

  2. This is great! The sentence starts will help so much! Thank you!