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:

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:

Buzan Mindmaps
An introduction to MINDMAPS, with examples and step-by-step guides on how to create them:

An open source package that allows you to create mind maps and develop your pattern notes into meaningful diagrams

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:


Notemaker - Developed by Richard Haynes and James Connor