Taking Notes

A lesson on taking notes challenges scholars to listen and write important information they can use later. Pupils begin with practice notes, write new notes with guidance, then test their note-taking skills independently. Peers share their notes and reflect on their progress.

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Instructional Ideas
  • Tailor the note-taking template to the type of notes you use in the classroom
  • Allow learners to use their notes on an upcoming quiz or test 
Classroom Considerations
  • The fourth lesson in a series of seven to boost study skills
  • Requires copies
Pros
  • Includes a reflection portion
  • Provides a homework assignment and extension opportunities
Cons
  • The note-taking template may not be the type of notes you use in the classroom