c Reflection: check your task by filling in the checklist. Checklist: writing a summary
I think so
1 Preparation • I answered the questions about the text to prepare.
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Look at the text ‘Scots dancing queen’ and answer these questions.
a Look at the pictures. What do you see?
b Read the (sub)titles. What is this text about?
c Where would you find a text like this?
d Skim and/or scan the text and answer the WH-questions. Answer
How old? What? When?
two hundred and seventy
3 Language • I used the correct grammatical structures. • I used the correct vocabulary. • I used correct spelling and punctuation.
I'VE GOT TALENT!
2 Content and structure • I answered the WH-questions in my summary. • I used the information of the topic sentences in my summary. • My summary follows the order and structure of the original text. • My text is shorter than the original.