Note-Taking Techniques & Strategies


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Why do students who try to take too many notes often give up on taking them?

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1. Is it important for students' notes to be legible and follow English grammar and spelling rules?

2. Why is it important to color code notes?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help you review different note taking methods. Questions will focus on why certain actions are carried out as well as helpful skills.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these questions to review your knowledge of:

  • Why taking too many notes often lead to taking no notes
  • If it is necessary for notes to be legible to others
  • How color coding notes can help

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the material, such as why digitizing notes can be helpful
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the intended use of notes, including whether or not they need to be legible to others
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the benefits of keeping a master index

Additional Learning

Get a better understanding of note taking with the lesson titled Note-Taking Techniques and Strategies. You will be exposed to new concepts like:

  • Methods teachers can use to assist their students note taking
  • What prewriting questions before taking notes on a reading can do
  • Ways to motivate students to take notes