Take notes on the article using the Cornell note taking system. You can do this in a number of ways, e.g.:
Create your own template or table with two columns.
Locate a Cornell Notes template online and copy and paste this into a Word document and fill in your notes.Be aware of this common error in taking notes using the Cornell system: People often forget to underline the key words or phrases in the right hand column that indicate the key/subject word chosen for the left-hand column.
Evaluation Criteria for Cornell Notes:
•accurate information from the article
•informal summaries in right-hand column; key words in left-hand column
•application of Cornell method