Article Summary
PRINT OUT 5 OF THESE FORMS, FILL OUT ON RESEARCH DAYS, AND SUBMIT TO MRS. CLARK

Your Name/Period

Directions
: Complete one Article Summary for each article/chapter you think you will use for your documented essay. You will need a minimum of 5 from different sources. Go to www.pioneer.uen.org to begin researching your chosen topic. To access Pioneer from home, you will need the login name: pioneer and the password: time

  1. Bibliographic Information:

§ Author(s) of article
§ Title of article
§ Name of magazine, newspaper, book, web site URL or other publication in which the article is published
§ Date of article
§ If available, page number(s)

  1. Summary Information:

§ Briefly state the main idea or thesis that the author is presenting in this article

§ Summarize the most important information, ideas, fact, details, etc.






§ What was the most surprising/interesting thing you found out by reading this article (preferably related to your topic)?


§ What questions do you have after reading this article? What would you like to learn more about?





§ What information will be most helpful to you in your research?

DIRECT QUOTES FOR POSSIBLE USE

§ (Attach annotated articles here with quotes hi-lighted. Make notes in the margins about why and where you will use the quote.)