Why is note taking important?
- You become and active part of the listening and learning process.
- You create a history of your course content.
- You have a written record to view and study later.
- You reinforce what is communicated verbally.
Tips for taking notes
- Sit front and center in class.
- Use only one side of a piece of paper.
- Label, number, and date all notes.
- Review your notes
- Ask questions during or after instruction.
- Participate in class discussions and activities.