Summarising non fiction text and articles - Powerpoint and Worksheets
This 15 slide powerpoint training presentation shows learners show to summarise text. This is an essential skill that takes practice to master. The resource also contains worksheets that complement the presentation.

Files are available in pdf and ppt editable format.

Presentation Content:

What does summarising mean?
Strategies to use when summarising – Nutshell method
What Not to Summarise
Task 1 – Write a summary about yourself
Task 2 – Summarise a passage – example answer provided
Task 3 – Group Activity – summarise an article

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  • Summarising-Text-Final.pptx
  • Summarising-Text-Final.pdf
  • Article-for-Summary-Task.docx
  • summary-and-main-idea-worksheet.docx
  • Summary-Notes-for-Teacher.docx
  • in-a-nutshell-summary-activity.doc

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Created: Oct 16, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018


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pdf, 639 KB



docx, 29 KB


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