Resources - Summarizing and Note Taking

Hill, J. & Flynn, K. (2006) Classroom Instruction that Works with English Language Learners. Alexandria, VA: A.S.C.D.

Marzano, R., Pickering, D., & Pollack, J. (2001) Classroom Instruction that Works.

Excellent Summary on Marzano's work available at: Focus on Effectiveness: Northwest Regional Education Lab

Excellent Wiki with samples and ideas for notetaking available at: Interactive Notebooks

Example of Cornell Notes and how to: The Learning Toolbox by James Madison University Special Education Program. August 200


A Comparison of Two Note Taking Methods in a Secondary English Classroom by Keil Jacobs