Cornell Notes 101. The Hidden Curriculum. What do you know about Cornell Notes? On a scale of 1 to 10, how often do your students use Cornell notes in your class?. Quickwrite Questions :. History of Cornell Notes. Developed in 1949 at Cornell University by Walter Pauk.
Be Aware of Textbook Organization
Use the text style to identify important points
Take notes while reading
Review textbook notes
Make use of the format
Ask yourself what are the main ideas.
Put the main ideas and details in your own words.