This is a good video on HOW to take notes based on the Cornell note taking system. It's made by a biology teacher, but the system can be used for any class when taking notes on class, reading for ho swore or watching a video that you need to take notes on.
Critical thinking skills are what we want our students to develop. Without these skills we can not guarantee a sound and effective education that will enable our kids to seamlessly blend in tomorrow 's job market. Therefore, it is our responsibility as teachers and educators to fully understand the components of this set of skills in order to better focus on them in our instruction.
Instead of simply taking notes with definitions, or to practice outlining skills, "sketchnoting" is the practice of listening/reading, summarizing, and synthesizing information along with eye-catching images. Check out the blog for amazing samples by students and adults!