Students Dust off those Bic ballpoints and college-ruled notebooks — research shows that taking notes by hand is better than taking notes on a laptop for remembering conceptual information over the long term. The findings are published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science.
Alternatively, below are the most popular. Random Letter There is no danger down here On October 31st,as the First World War neared its end, celebrated war poet and officer of the Second Manchesters Wilfred Owen wrote home to his mother. Sadly, this would be his last letter.
Four days later--exactly a century ago--Owen was shot dead as he led his company across the Sambre—Oise Canal. His mother was informed of his death a week later, on Armistice Dayby telegram.
InWilfed Owen was awarded the Military Cross. His poetry can be found at the Poetry Foundation.
I write on the first sheet of the writing pad which came in the parcel yesterday. Luckily the parcel was small, as it reached me just before we moved off to the line.
Thus only the paraffin was unwelcome in my pack. So thick is the smoke in this cellar that I can hardly see by a candle 12 ins. On my left the Coy. Commander snores on a bench: By him, Keyes, my cook, chops wood; another feeds the smoke with the damp wood.
It is a great life. I am more oblivious than alas! There is no danger down here, or if any, it will be well over before you read these lines. I hope you are as warm as I am; as serene in your room as I am here; and that you think of me never in bed as resignedly as I think of you always in bed.
Of this I am certain you could not be visited by a band of friends half so fine as surround me here.Dust off those Bic ballpoints and college-ruled notebooks — research shows that taking notes by hand is better than taking notes on a laptop for remembering conceptual information over the long term.
The findings are published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for. 1. Record: During the lecture, use the note-taking column to record the lecture using telegraphic sentences.
2. Questions: As soon after class as possible, formulate questions based on the notes in the right-hand column.
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