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SAMR and the Technology of  Note Taking

SAMR and the Technology of Note Taking

Author: Susan Hall

This tutorial addresses several different styles of note taking with resources to move up the SAMR technology integration rubric.

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SAMR Explained by Students

Students should be creating content that can be used both inside and outside our classroom walls. This is an example of how they can use technology to enhance the learning experience and get "feed forward".

Source: "The SAMR Model Explained By Students." YouTube. Ed. Rich Colosi Media. YouTube, 20 June 2014. Web. 10 Oct. 2015. .

SAMR Thing Link

This thinglink lets you click on circles to share resources related to the SAMR scale. Which resources would you use at the modification or redefinition level?


The Evolution of Note Taking Using the SAMR Scale

Read Kathy Schrock's SAMR Note Taking Example to understand how note taking looks on each level of the SAMR scale.

Source: Schrock, Kathy. "Kathy Schrock's Kaffeeklatsch: SAMR Model Musings." Kathy Schrock's Kaffeeklatsch: SAMR Model Musings. Blogger, 21 Nov. 2013. Web. 10 Oct. 2015. . with Cornell Notes

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How does this note taking system fit into the SAMR scale?

Source: Desrochers, Jennifer. "How to Take Cornell Notes." YouTube. YouTube, 26 July 2012. Web. 10 Oct. 2015. .

Visual Note Taking

What is visual note taking and why would we do it?

Source: Delfin, Claudine. "Sketcho Frenzy: The Basics of Visual Note-taking." YouTube. YouTube, 7 Jan. 2012. Web. 10 Oct. 2015. .

Drawing in Class - Visual Note Taking

What are visual notes and how do we take graphical notes?

Source: Smith, Rachel S. "Drawing in Class: Rachel Smith at TEDxUFM." YouTube. YouTube, 31 Aug. 2012. Web. 10 Oct. 2015. <>.

How Does the iPad Elevate Technology Integration on the SAMR scale?

Watch the video and discover sketch noting options with the free programming of Adobe Ideas!

Source: Saukko-Rauta, Linda. "How to Create Sketchnotes on an IPad?" YouTube. YouTube, 29 Feb. 2012. Web. 10 Oct. 2015. .