ERIC Number: EJ373609
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Reading for Summarising: An Approach to Text Orientation and Processing.
Johns, Ann M.
Reading in a Foreign Language, v4 n2 p79-90 Spr 1988
Discusses the need for reader orientation to the text and procedures for working through discourse to encourage selection and organization of main ideas. Students can summarize more effectively if they process and reformulate the text first. Sample text and student summmaries are appended. (Author/LMO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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