Active note-making skills

Activity time: 45-60 minutes

Types of media: Worksheet, Handout/s, Word Document, Interactive Learning Object, Quiz


Melanie Crisfield (Brunel University)


Understand the value of keeping a record of information and insights - Understand how to differentiate between important and unimportant information - Understand how to apply recorded important information to help complete a task - Understand the importance of note-making at university


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This information/resource was last updated in June 2021.

This post was originally added to LearnHigher on: July 29, 2019

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This resource includes three interactive activities for helping students develop their note-making skills and for understanding when, how, and why they should be recording information.



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