Skill 8: Write Legibly

The skill Write Legibly is defined as recording or summarizing relevant information, read or heard, in a form that you will be able to use later.

Game Changers:

  • Designate one folder or notebook for each class to ensure you do not lose documents or assignments.
  • Label all of the notes you take. For example, write the subject and the date on the top of each page of notes.
  • Gr8 note taking is a balance btwn legibility & content, so don’t b afraid 2 use abrevs once in a while.

Useful Web Links

Preparing to Take Notes – Check out these steps to help you prepare to take organized notes.  Also look for ideas to help you organize what you write.

Taking Great Notes – Check out this page to learn some general tips, methods, and note-taking do’s and don’ts.

How to Take Lecture Notes – Steps for lecture note taking before, during and after the lecture

Guidelines to Note Taking – Read these tips to guide your learning.

Useful Video Links

How to Improve Your Handwriting

Note Taking Tips