Note-taking during Class
- Leave some thinking space.
- Outline. Use sub-headings etc.
- Use mind maps.
- Use circles, arrows, blocks, etc..
- Use numbering.
- Use colors.
- Capture the essence. Listen for word clues, emphasis, repetitions, what's written on the board.
- Preview: Select, look for structure.
- Skim: Overall ideas, specific locations.
- Scan: Main ideas, key details.
- Intensive: You can almost re-create, re-construct what you've read.