CHoMP advice

Advice from students on completing the CHoMP

  • Limit the amount of highlighting you do (only KEY information words)
  • Ask Mr. Hatten questions if you need help
  • Use your group in group work to help each other out
  • Be careful so you don't plagiarize specific words ("stupify")
  • KISS principle: Keep It Simple Stupid
  • Don't put in too many words on your notes
  • Don't over-highlight
  • Cross out most three-letter (or less) words
  • Practice makes perfect
  • In notes (M part of CHoMP), don't write sentences!
  • Avoid redundancy -- don't repeat points in your notes even if the author does