o Details, facts, or explanations that expand or explain the main points that are mentioned.
o List examples and define words, theories, and concepts.
o Enumerations or lists of things that are discussed.
o Material written on the chalkboard or on a transparency, including drawings or charts.
Academic skills centers and other authorities on effective study skills consider reviewing and editing class notes to be the most important part of note-taking and essential to increasing learning capacity.
Content Adapted from http://jerz.setonhill.edu/writing/academic/notes-tips.htm
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