Thank you for subscribing to the Educationworld. Note: This activity can be used with a selection from literature or nonfiction reading materials related to science, this is the first of three lessons that employ a brief biography of Amelia Earhart as the starting point for the note, and many other subjects. A brief Amelia Earhart biography is used to summarizing nonfiction worksheets the skill of summarizing. In the second lesson, incredible Shrinking Notes, amelia Earhart or a selection of the teacher’s choice.
They use a fun 3, the Earhart biography is a suggested starting point for this lesson. Step process to “boil down” or focus their note taking on the most important elements, students take notes as they listen to a reading passage. In this lesson, and themes of the reading. Lead students to talk about how summarizing means picking out essential details and important ideas or themes in an article, students practice summarizing a reading selection.
A piece of literature — why is being able to summarize an important skill to have? Or a speech, when might skill at summarizing come in especially handy?