Notetaker
1. Why Make Notes 2. Try for Yourself 3. Extra Resources


3. Extra Resources

Cornell notes generator
Generates templates to print off and make notes upon:
http://eleven21.com/notetaker/

Mini Buzan lecture on Mindmapping
A you tube video showing the advantages of mind mapping as a notetaking tool, and how they can help you make quick and effective notes:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MlabrWv25qQ&feature=related

Buzan Mindmaps
An introduction to MINDMAPS, with examples and step-by-step guides on how to create them:
http://www.buzanworld.com/Mind_Maps.htm

Freemind
An open source package that allows you to create mind maps and develop your pattern notes into meaningful diagrams
http://freemind.sourceforge.net/wiki/index.php/Main_Page

Visual Literacy site ‘periodic table’
A 'preriodic table' of pattern notemaking strategies to support notemaking teaching, which will help you choose the best type of notes for you:
http://www.visual-literacy.org/periodic_table/periodic_table.html#

 

Notemaker - Developed by Richard Haynes and James Connor