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Slim Down to the Good Stuff by Summarizing

Students summarize a piece of literature using the technique "mapping" in this lesson. The technique involves 6 main steps: delete unimportant information, delete repeated information, substitute easy terms, add a series of event with an easy action term, select a topic, and invent a topic sentence.

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3rd - 4th
English Language Arts
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