8 To summarize: Read carefully! Write clearly! Look away from text! Outline!Focus and Think!Put the notes in your own words!
9 More ideas: Make lists Highlight important ideas on a printed page Use graphic organizersMake notes on3 x 5 cards and organize in a pocket chart or on a table topUse lined notebook paperDraw a chart and fill it inCreate a webUse a tape recorder, then transcribe the words into written formUse Inspiration or Kidspiration to organize your thoughts
10 Make the changes needed so that the work is your own! Most importantly!!Make the changes needed so that the work is your own!
11 ResourcesOregon School Library Information System (http://www.oslis.k12.or.us)