In summarization, students identify a text’s main points, excluding unimportant material. However, since it has been implemented in many different ways; it is unknown whether summarizing small pieces of a text or large chunks of it works better or whether the length, readability or organization of the material matters.

Interestingly, studies show that any students rate summarisation as an ineffective skill.

However, what was interesting that students tend to do better generally use this skill for studying!

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