Western Wyoming Community College


Note Taking Strategies

Susan Bates

Lecture Note Taking Textbook Note Taking

Workshop Outline:


Introduction : Lecture Note Taking

Three Parts of Note Taking

Part 1 - Observe

Part 2 - Taking Notes - Outline Style

Four Styles of Note Taking

Paragraph & Cornel Style

Mind Mapping Method

Part 3 - Review

Other Methods


Lecture Note Taking Assignment


Lecture Video by Chris Kennedy (13.2  mb)

Sample of Notes from the above Lecture


Introduction: How to take Textbook Notes

The Before/During/After Process

Before During After Questions


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Practice Note Taking - Textbook


Other Samples of Note Taking for Textbooks

Note Taking Tips and Strategies Summary

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