Learning objective: To understand how to create a summary of nonfiction text by looking for the main idea and supporting details. A summary is a short explanation of a whole text. A summary is different than retelling the entire book because you are only going to focus on the big ideas and share what you find most important about what you have read." Task: Read the book 'All about trees" and summarise it keeping the important details in mind. You could refer to the graphic organizer on slide no.2 and choose anyone. Use the student template to write a summary. Proofread your work before uploading.