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  1. How To Write A Book Report

    Throughout grade school, your kids may be asked to write book reports about fiction and nonfiction books they’ve read. These assignments can seem daunting—it’s challenging to write a short summary about something as long as a book! But when you break it down, writing a book report is not so different from other types of informational writing. A book report is an informational essay summarizing …

  2. How To Write A Summary

    If you’re telling someone a story, you don’t recite everything everyone said or did; that would be incredibly boring. You’d just give the highlights: who was there, where you all were, and the important events. In other words, you give a summary of what happened. What is a summary? A summary of a text is a brief restatement of the important details. You don’t repeat …