Listening for the 5 Ws and How

Instructional Resource

Contributed By
Smarter Balanced
Grade Levels
Grade 7

Listening for the 5 Ws and How

Instructional Resource

This resource should be used when teaching students to listen for details to determine the central idea of a text and to create a summary of a text. Students will use the organizer to record the key ideas from the teacher’s read aloud and then write a summary and a central idea statement.

Author
Sherry Geesaman Regina Propst
Publisher
Smarter Balanced - Smarter Tools for Teachers