Stages of writing a summary

time to complete: 10 minutes

We will now move on to the stages of summarising. Before you complete the task on this page, take a minute or two to consider the following question based on your previous knowledge or studies.

Task: Put the stages of summarising in the correct order by dragging and dropping them in the correct box.

Note: The process of summarising is similar to that of paraphrasing.

Adapted from McCormack & Slaght (2012)