Lecture notes: note-taking tips that really work

Lecture notes: note-taking tips that really work

Raise your hand if you’re like us and find the topic of ‘taking lecture notes’ rather… yawn… dull. Is your hand up? Yeah, it’s not our favourite matter to discuss in a blog post, either. BUT, that doesn’t negate the fact that it’s a super-duper important skill that you really do need […]

7 Most Efficient Note Taking Methods

7 Most Efficient Note Taking Methods

Whether you are going back to college or have decided to take learning into your own hands, note-taking is a skill that is truly unique. On the surface, it can seem like jotting down the important points or stating everything word for word. But delving into the world of note-taking begins a realization that there […]

Chapter 11: Note-Taking Strategies | EDUC 1300: Effective Learning Strategies

Learning Objectives By the end of this chapter, you will be able to: Explain why taking notes is important. Use the four primary methods of note taking: lists, outlines, concept maps, and the Cornell method. Apply strategies to make note-taking more effective. Organize your notes into effective study guides. Use teacher handouts to complement your […]

4.4 Got Notes? – College Success

Learning Objectives Explain why taking notes is important. Use the four primary methods of note taking: lists, outlines, concept maps, and the Cornell method. Define which methods support your learning style and the instructor’s teaching style. Apply strategies to make note taking more effective. Use some effective strategies if you happen to miss a class. […]

the sentence method of note taking

Quarterly Webinars highlighting specific strategies, e.g. THE MAP METHOD. Anyone can pick up this method and use it with no issues. What are the 3 common note taking methods? to convince … In many classes, you may be asked to watch an instructional video before a class discussion. Taking notes. When it comes to taking […]

IRIS | Page 5: Note-taking

Page 5: Note-taking Did You Know? Many middle and high school teachers present information through lectures. In fact, secondary teachers often lecture for approximately 50% of the class period. As students progress through school and are increasingly expected to learn information presented during lectures or to independently glean it from content-area texts, note-taking becomes more […]

The 6 Best Note-Taking Systems

The 6 Best Note-Taking Systems

Heading off to college is kind of like leveling up in a video game. In high school, the tests and courses were smaller bosses that you could take down with low-level equipment. Now that you’re in college, you’re going to need to upgrade some of those items you’re taking with you if you want to […]

Note taking – EduTech Wiki

1 Definition Note taking (or notetaking) is the practice of writing down pieces of information in a systematic way. DSchneider has the impression that Note taking includes the following: Taking notes in a lecture or a discussion Taking notes in a lecture + processing/annotating/rewriting these notes Taking notes from reading / on the Web in […]

Note Taking Tips for College Students

If a professor uses PowerPoint, ask them to make it available for download.

Click to view available programsThe transition to college is hard to undersell. Academically, college is much more demanding than anything high school has to offer. Students are responsible for their own schedules and time management for the first time. In college, no one will look over your shoulder to make sure you turn in your […]

Urinary Tract Infections: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Urinary Tract Infections: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Overview What is a urinary tract infection (UTI)? A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection of the urinary system. This type of infection can involve your urethra (a condition called urethritis), kidneys (a condition called pyelonephritis) or bladder, (a condition called cystitis). Your urine typically doesn’t contain bacteria (germs). Urine is a byproduct of […]