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Unformatted text preview: THE MASTER STUDENT THE MASTER STUDENT
NOTE TAKING Three Parts to Note Taking Three Parts to Note Taking • OBSERVE • RECORD • REVIEW OBSERVE OBSERVE
– Prepare – Sit front and center – Preclass review – Focus – Participate – Think critically WATCH FOR CLUES! WATCH FOR CLUES!
• Repetition • Introductory, concluding, transition phrases • Watch the board… • Highlight the obvious • Instructor’s interest RECORD RECORD
– Outline format – Use key words – Develop own shorthand – Different colors – Copy pictures, diagrams, formulas, dates RECORD cont RECORD cont
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Use three ring binder One side of paper Label, number and date all notes Use complete sentences for important material REVIEW REVIEW
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Review within 24 hours Edit your notes Retype or rewrite notes Use 3x5 cards Fast Talking Instructors Fast Talking Instructors
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More time to prepare for class Choose the key points Leave spaces in notes to fill in later Take notes on reading before class Go to another section ...
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This note was uploaded on 03/16/2010 for the course NAVSC 102 taught by Professor Hammond during the Spring '08 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.
- Spring '08