Note Taking Introduction

Note taking is an extremely important part of the learning process. It doesn't matter whether you're trying to find a way to study the material later or you're just trying to learn the material. You simply have to take good notes to learn some of the more complex concepts that people are supposed to learn in high school and/or college.

In fact, a good set of notes will not only help you do better in school, but it will also help you learn the math, English, language, science, history, and/or other similar concepts that you need to learn to enter virtually any of the careers that you may be planning to enter. Unfortunately, it is important to note that there's a big difference between taking notes and taking good notes, and a lot of people have trouble determining whether a particular note taking strategy is a good way to take notes or not.

This means that, for you to get the most out of your notes, you have to know how to take good notes, and this is actually where this website comes in. The articles on this website are designed to teach you the note taking strategies that you need to know, to help you determine if a particular note taking strategy makes sense in a particular situation, to help you choose the note taking strategy that works best for you, and to help you determine whether a particular piece of information is important to note.

The articles on this website don't stop there, however, as you will also find articles that are designed to help you organize your notes, to stay motivated, to review your notes, to find the review style that works for you, and to help you improve your note taking skills in a variety of other ways.

What Do I Do to Prepare for Class?

How Do I Take Notes in Class?

How Do I Get Motivated?

Note Taking Strategies

What Do I Do with My Notes after Class?

Keeping Your Notes Organized

Keeping Your Notes OrganizedThere are a number of different things that you may have to do to take good notes. However, one of the things that you will always have to do is make sure that you have a good way to keep your notes organized. This is because you not only need to make sure that you have everything that you need to take good notes, but you also need to make sure that you can find the notes that you need when you need them. In other words, you have to have some sort of system in place to keep your notes organized, so you don't end up wasting your time searching for the same information over and over again.

Keeping your notes organized can be difficult, especially when you're in a rush to get everything down on paper, but there are a few simple techniques that you can use to organize your notes more effectively.


How to Take Notes on a Difficult Subject

How to Take Notes on a Difficult SubjectThere's a pretty good chance that you will encounter a subject at some point that you just don't understand. It may be a class that's too complicated, a class that requires you to learn too much in the time given, or a class that you just can't wrap your head around. In fact, it may not even be a class, but rather a single topic that is so difficult that you just don't know how you're ever going to figure it out. It is important to note, however, that your notes are even more important when you encounter a subject that you don't understand because they will help you boil the subject down to its key points, so you don't have to sift through pages and pages of complicated information. This means that, for you to do well in a difficult class or do well on a difficult test, you have to know how to take notes on a subject that you just can't figure out.

Fortunately, if you're having trouble understanding a subject, there are a couple of techniques that can help.