Ms. Kittelson 2013-2014
Notes on Notetaking
An important academic skill to have is notetaking. Notetaking helps you physicalize and better process the material you are studying, it keeps you focused on the matter at hand (tee hee), and it gives you something to look at later when you are applying what you have so far learned.

Notetaking comes in many forms. Here are just a few explained via a variety of methods, including YouTube:

Cornell Notes Explained One Way

Cornell Notes Explained Another Way

Annotations of a Literary Text



PQRST Method


Acronyms and Mnemonics

"I Have Who Has?" Cards with Literary Terms that You Can Cut and Use (Put in Order) at Home