5 Finger Comprehension Tips
Your child can retell the story using their 5 fingers.
Use the information below to help them.
Thumb: Who: Characters
- The characters in the story are…
- The setting (e.g. home, school, farm, park etc.)
Tall finger: When
- Long ago, Last week………
Ring finger: Problem
- Tell the problem in the story.
Little finger: Solution
- Tell the resolution to the problem in the story. How was the problem solved?