Understand the proper meaning of objective and objective summaries. Learn different characteristics of objective summaries, and understand the main goals of them. Read, understand, and apply the 4 steps to writing objective summaries. Show students how to properly format an objective summary by following this general guideline: Title, Author, Verb, and Central Idea. Teach students about the various summary verbs they can use to convey their information, and have them slide to reveal different examples. Give students the ability to evaluate their summaries by showing them the 5 questions they should always ask themselves to be sure their objective summary is written correctly. Have students apply knowledge learned by reading a sample article and analyzing a model objective summary, and then creating an objective summary of their own based on a web article.