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I am interesed in teaching my DD13 how to annotate a book, but I have no clue how to go about doing it.  Are there any resources for teaching annotation?  I am interested in something that would start with children's books and move to more difficult books, similar to the way Teaching the Classics works.

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There is also How to Read a Book. There are numerous articles that summarize the book and he wrote articles/essays on this topic as well.


Here is one essay



And an outline:



WttW gives a good explanation as well.

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