Narrative Summary Frame for Aspire Students
This slide is for my students in the sixth grade. They will take notes and bring back the information to class the next day.
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Transcripts - Narrative Summary Frame for Aspire Students
Get ready to take notes!
WHAT DOES “NARRATIVE” MEAN?
What are some words I know that have the same beginning?
So narrative must have something to do with
A NARRATIVE SUMMARY FRAME
a way for me to organize
a summary about a
narrative (a story).
ASK YOURSELF THESE 7
Who are the main characters, and what makes them different
What’s the setting?
What prompted the action in the story?
How did the characters express their feelings?
What did the main characters decide to do? Did they set a goal,
and, if so, what was it?
How did the main characters try to accomplish their goal(s)?
What were the consequences?
LET’S USE THE
There’s also dance moves to help
you remember the question!
#1 WHO ARE THE MAIN CHARACTERS,
AND WHAT MAKES THEM DIFFERENT
3 little pigs
They are in houses away
from the wolf
#2 WHAT’S THE SETTING?
#3 WHAT PROMPTED THE ACTION IN THE
(WHAT MADE EVERYTHING HAPPEN?)
The wolf came to eat the little
#4 HOW DID THE CHARACTERS
EXPRESS THEIR FEELINGS?
They didn’t let the wolf in, not
by the hair of their chinnychin-chin.
#5 WHAT DID THE MAIN CHARACTERS
DECIDE TO DO? DID THEY SET A
The pigs never let him in. He
blew over the straw house
and the stick house.
#6 HOW DID THE MAIN CHARACTERS
ACCOMPLISH THEIR GOAL?
They hid in the brick house.
#7 WHAT WERE THE CONSEQUENCES?
The wolf couldn’t blow down
the brick house. He tries to
get in through the fire place,
but is then burned and runs
SUMMARY OF THE THREE LITTLE
Three little pigs were being chased by a wolf.
They each ran into their own houses: a straw
house, a stick house, and a brick house. They
didn’t want the wolf to come in, but he blew down
the straw house and then the stick house. The
pigs from the straw house and stick house ran to
the brick house, where the third pig lives. The
wolf could not blow the brick house down. He
tried to climb in through the chimney, but he got
burned on the fireplace.