Summaries

With Literature

Summary- a brief statement or account of the main points of something.

Somebody Wanted But So Then

  • Somebody/Someone = main character or a group of people
  • Wanted/Because = main events or a group’s motivation
  • But = the conflict or problem
  • So = how did the character try to solve them problem
  • Then=what was the final outcome?
  • Example from Cinderella

    Somebody...Cinderella

    Wanted... to go to the ball

    But... her wicked stepsisters and mother didn’t want the beautiful Cinderella at the ball

    So...her fairy godmother waved her wand and a carriage, a gown and carriage men appeared.

    Then...She fell in love and lived happily ever after

    Open the following form and provide an objective summary for the book, The Outsiders.