Reflection: Diverse Entry Points Summarizing Our Reading - Section 4: Practicing the Process


I was so impressed with how easily the children took this lesson.  I was quite excited when they began to see how easily this process could be put into play.  Every student, depending on their level of learning or language ability was able to complete the summary.  

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Summarizing Our Reading

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Lesson 4 of 11

Objective: SWBAT summarize a piece of scientific text.

Big Idea: Reading scientific literature is one way scientists learn from others and know what the latest research claims and what questions still need to be answered.

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Science, scientific text
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