Summary Templates

1. Main/Central Idea Two-Sentence Summary Paragraph
2. Significant Details Two-Sentence Summary Paragraph
3. Sequential/Order Relationships Two-Sentence Summary Paragraph
4. Comparison Relationships Two-Sentence Summary Paragraph
5. Causal Relationships Two-Sentence Summary Paragraph
6. Knowledge of Vocabulary/Key Terms Two-Sentence Summary Paragraph
7. Generalizations & Conclusions Two-Sentence Summary Paragraph
8. Problem-Solution Relationships Two-Sentence Summary Paragraph
9. Multi-step Instructions/Directions    
10. Author’s Purpose, Views, & Arguments-Claims Two-Sentence Summary  
11. Knowledge and Use of Maps, Charts, & Graphs    
12. Literary Analysis Two-Sentence Summary Paragraph
13. Research   QUEST Tools
       
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