Can your students read and understand their notes? Do they know what you expect in their notes? Teach your students expectations for taking notes in math class. This is a PowerPoint presentation and MS Word handout that defines your requirements for note-taking. After using this presentation and handout, the students notes looked better and students were able to use their notes on homework and to study for test.
Benefits for students: organized notes so they can use them on their homework and to study for tests.
The note-taking requirements in this package include the type of writing utensil, type of paper, paper heading, what types of material, and how much detail should be included in the notes.
If you don't have a way to display PowerPoint presentations, you can make transparencies of the slides to display on an overhead.
If you like this product, take a look at my Math Homework Guidelines.
Keywords: math, note-taking, notes, study skills