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### Study skills

1. 1. notetaking Be more EFFICIENT and more EFFECTIVE
2. 2. note-taking tools
3. 3. Note-Taking Tools Laptop Use a note-taking program Evernote OneNote Learn to type (faster) Become familiar with keyboard shortcuts Use text expander programs
4. 4. Note-taking tools Pen and Paper Notebook for each class Write clearly
5. 5. before, during, after The process of note-taking & studying
6. 6. prepare
7. 7. before the lecture: prepare  Do the assigned reading  Arrive 10 minutes before class and review the assigned reading and notes from the previous class  Turn off wi-fi card or block the internet
8. 8. what to write down
9. 9. During the Lecture: What to Write Down  Only write down the main points of the lecture  Write the professor’s summary at the end of class and her review at the beginning of the next class  Write down any examples or hypotheticals the professor gives during class  If you didn’t get a point, make a note of it, and wait until after class to ask
10. 10. review, clarify, synthesize
11. 11. After the Lecture: Review, Clarify, and Synthesize Review and clarify notes right after class Synthesize notes into a master outline
12. 12. note-taking styles one that works for YOU
13. 13. Note-Taking Styles I Rough Outline Method
14. 14. Note-taking styles II  Mind Mapping
15. 15. mind mapping
16. 16. Note-taking styles III Charting Method
17. 17. Note-Taking Styles III (Charting) This thing  1  2  3  4  5  6 This OTHER thing  1a  2a  3a  4a  5a  6a
18. 18. Note-Taking Styles IV Cornell Style Notes Divide your page into two columns During the lecture, write your notes in the “Notes” column After the lecture, write keywords in the “Keywords” column Test your recall using only the “Keyword” column Write a brief summary
19. 19. Cornell Style Notes REPEATED LEARNING the material
20. 20. note-taking
21. 21. note-taking is really about studying and learning