What is a summary? Restates only the main points of a text or a lecture without giving examples or details Tells the people in the story Tells where the story takes place Tells us the theme of the story. True or False: Summary should be about the same length as the original text? True False. What skills have you practiced to write a summary? Note-taking and paraphrasing Plagiarism Copy and paste Write your details and examples. What is Plagiarism? Practice of taking someone else's word or ideas and passing them off as one's one Practice of read and write Skill to be the honest person Skill about writing. What you have to do before writing a summary? Read, mark and take notes Write Explain the main topic Paraphrasing.