Materials for Note-taking

Related pages: Listening to Lectures.

Choose one of the learning materials below:

Material Unit/Pages Topics
A Study Skills Handbook

(Study Skills shelf - I)

Unit 5 Taking notes from a text
Study Skills in English

(Study Skills shelf - I)

Unit 3 Taking notes from a text

Taking notes from a lecture


(Writing shelf - I)

Unit 8 Different methods of note-taking

When you have finished using one piece of material, either choose another or move on to one of the practice activities below:

Practice activities:

Material Unit/Pages Topics
Listening Upper-Intermediate

(Listening shelf - UI)

Units 2, 5, 9, 12, 13 Taking notes while listening to a text
Write to be Read

(Writing shelf - I)

Pages 5 - 8 Taking notes after reading a text
Study Skills for Academic Writing

(Study Skills shelf - UI)

Pages 19-26, 29-32, 48-49, 93-94 Different methods of note-taking


  • answers are at the back of the books or in the Teacher Book
  • try using the self-correction sheet (in the Activity Sheets drawers)
  • a tutor can help you correct your work or find more material


Last updated on: Monday, February 25, 2013