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What a great idea to help kids learn how to write a SHORT summary. They always seem to want to tell the whole story. This gives them the chance to write it once, then write it again (only with less words) and then do it yet again. Share the final summaries with the class!

Summarization Strategy called "the incredible shrinking notes. Students start out writing a summary of a reading selection on the large index card. Then condense it onto the medium-sized card. Finally, students condense it further onto the small card.