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ERIC Number: EJ387009
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Teaching Students to Summarize.
Anderson, Valerie; Hidi, Suzanne
Educational Leadership, v46 n4 p26-28 Dec-Jan 1988-89
The summary writer must decide what to include and exclude, how to reword or reorganize information, and how to remain true to the original's meaning. This article discusses simple precepts teachers can use to help students learn to select important ideas and condense text. Includes 19 references. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Condensation; Summarization