Note-Taking Area: Record lecture as fully and as meaningfully as possible.
Cue Column: As you’re taking notes, keep cue column empty. Soon after the lecture, reduce your notes to concise jottings as clues for Reciting, Reviewing, and Reflecting.
Summaries: Sum up each page of your notes in a sentence or two.
This format provides the perfect opportunity for following through with the 5 R’s of note-taking:
Adapted from How to Study in College 7/e by Walter Pauk, 2001 Houghton Mifflin Company