Listening and Note-Taking (LISTENING (Prepare to listen, Have a positive…
Listening and Note-Taking
Prepare to listen
Have a positive attitude when preparing to listen
Speaking Clearly to Understand What is Being Said in order to listen effectively
Prevent misunderstanding when listening by working together with peers
Remembering and Retaining information is vital to listening
To be able to listen effectively, you will be successful in class, or your career. Also within everyday life.
There are many different ways notes can be organized, be sure to organize them according to your learning style.
Review your notes within 2 days of writing them.
Annotating: within the text.
Cause and Effect
Most Important/Least Important
Cornell System: a note taking strategy that involves dividing your paper into an upside T, this has been proven effective in writing notes and remembering information; also known as the T system.
Abbreviations are helpful when taking notes. This makes it quicker to jot down notes when need be.
Note Taking Tips: Write down key points and ideas to ensure that what's being written can be reviewed correctly at a later time.
Take notes that align with how you are comfortable taking notes.
Practice Methods for Listening:
Open Eyes and Ears and Prepare Yourself, Be Aware, Eliminate any listening barriers.