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Taking Notes

Kalani Fujiwara will introduce you to ways to improve your note taking skills. Note taking is one of the essential skills that you need to be successful in college. Taking down the correct information in a lecture is one of the first steps to learning the material and getting good grades.

Thursday, February 2, 2017
Lama 118 (Library)
10:45 am - 11:48 am

General outline of Workshop

Importance of taking notes:

Basic of skills to succeed in College

Before you take notes:

Go to Class
Have the right tools

Note-taking skills:

3 Main methods of Taking Notes

Outline Method - most common used
Concept Method - might be good for today's students
Cornell Method - breaks down the information - link

Points to Remember

Use the method you are comfortable
Record only important ideas and cues
Voice Recording - Ask permission
Experiment with other methods

Just take notes

After Taking Notes: "Review Your Notes"

Review Your notes

Talk about your notes - Study groups

Keep your notes handy

Fujiwara's Famous Family Recipes - Only at the workshop

Wikipedia: Notetaking


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