How to organize your notes

Feel free to use the template above to organize your field notes.

Below is an example of some field notes taken in a classroom that illustrate the objective and subjective split that is so helpful to maintain. One half is purely descriptive, the other half is for ideas and reflections. The objective side is simply "what" is happening, the subjective side is where ideas about "why" go.

Source: https://bullygoodteachers.wordpress.com/writing-classroom-observations/