Note-Taking The best bit
s from Ms Sp
Taking Notes 0 Three styles of taking notes: 1. Words only (you may type or write)- no diagrams,
pictures, arrows, etc
2. Pictures only and different colours â€“ no words,
3. Combination of pictures and words
Taking Notes 0 Three styles of taking
notes: 1. Words only
2. Pictures and colours
3. Combination of
pictures and words
What are the adva ntages of each styl e? What are the disad vantages of each s tyle?
Ways to Improve Note Taking 0 Colour
These are good for memory
0 Pictures Enough so you remember what you have to remember, but don’t add irrelevant stuff
0 Short hand 0 Detail 0 Dates/ titles
This speeds up your writing/ work. Use shorthand jargon from other subjects e.g. ∴,+ve
So you remember when you wrote it and what it’s about
0 Organisation 0 Personalise them
There is no right or wrong way. Note taking needs to be useful to you- not your teacher or your parents.
Common Shorthand 0 Here are some commonly used onesâ€Ś
0 What do you use?