Cornell notes

Description

  • Cornell notes can be used for lecture, textbook reading, discussion or video. The notes have four major areas:
  • • Essential question or title
  • • Cues, main ideas, questions, or key terms
  • • Notes with details and illustrations
  • • Summary

Example

  • CornellNotes.jpg

Resources

There are many online resources for Cornell notes. If one of these does not suit your needs, do an Internet search on "Cornell notes"
  1. Nice Power Point presentation, target audience is middle school students - http://www.regionvavid.org/user_docs/Resources/Cornell%20Notes%20Student%20PPT.ppt
  2. Learning Toolbox, has nice graphics of how to create Cornell notes - http://coe.jmu.edu/learningtoolbox/cornellnotes.html
  3. Print your own Cornell note-paper - http://www.eleven21.com/notetaker/ or http://incompetech.com/graphpaper/cornelllined/