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2. State the main argument presented in the article. 3. back the main argument with quotations or paraphrases. 4. Write down the author’s conclusion about his or her argument.
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Writing an academic summary Please take note: When you summarize, you condense a message to its basic elements (Gaetz, 2018). Maintain the original author’s meaning and intent (Gaetz, 2018p.225). Put aside your own beliefs and feeling. Focus on the author’s ideas, not your own. Avoid direct quotations
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Sample Summary In the article “Assessing the Benefits and Drawbacks of Social Media in Education” (Connolly, 2014) discusses the use of social media in education. Connolly (2014) argues that students need proper guidance on the use of social media in education. Social media tools encourage student interaction and creativity. Students can also form authentic relationships even at the community level, which bring a sense of belonging. Connolly (2014) further notes that, more usage of the Internet and social media improves the students’ skimming and scanning abilities, as well as their leadership skills. In addition, it can develop students’ capacity for practical reasoning. Connolly
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How to write an academic Summary Academic summary marking Grid 1.
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