Study Strategies Made Easy

Author: Leslie Davis
Publisher: Specialty PressInc
ISBN: 1886941033
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Education

The book teaches students how to learn, and that is the true key to acquiring knowledge. Strategies focus on organisational skills, time management, improving reading comprehension, vocabulary development, communication, how to study for tests effectively, memorization and more. Contains self-tests and reproducible forms to be used by individual students and valuable information for teachers and parents who work with students in developing study strategies. 'Study Strategies Made Easy' is the result of exhaustive research and is successfully being used in leading schools and learning centers throughout the United States and Canada.

Study Strategies Plus

Author: Sandi Sirotowitz
Publisher: Specialty PressInc
ISBN: 1886949115
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents strategies for enhancing study skills, offering students ways to improve reading comprehension, note taking, memorization, time management, and organization skills, in addition to managing homework and stress.

Study Skills for High School Students

Author: Carol Carter
Publisher: Lifebound
ISBN: 0974204439
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Genre: Education

Provides high school students tips on ways to achieve academic success with information on learning styles, goal setting, note taking, preparing for tests, and developing critical thinking skills.

Fostering Independent Learning

Author: Virginia Smith Harvey
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 9781593854515
Release Date: 2007-03-02
Genre: Education

Accessible, practical, and empowering, this book gives school professionals the tools to put students in charge of their own learning. Going beyond traditional "study skills" guides that focus on the mechanics of homework completion and test taking, the authors address the underlying psychological factors that influence academic success and lifelong learning. They provide step-by-step guidance and data-based interventions for helping each student develop a repertoire of problem-solving strategies in the areas of motivation, emotional responses to learning, behavior, time management, organization, memory, reading, writing, math, and more. In a large-size format with lay-flat binding to facilitate photocopying, the volume includes dozens of reproducible handouts and forms. This book is in The Guilford Practical Intervention in the Schools Series.

Super Study Skills

Author: Laurie Rozakis
Publisher:
ISBN: 0439216079
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A guide to acquiring successful study skills offers advice on organizing notes, reading effectively, and preparing for various types of tests.

Straight A Study Skills

Author: Cynthia Clumeck Muchnick
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440552465
Release Date: 2013-01-18
Genre: Education

"Contains material adapted from The everything guide to study skills, by Cynthia Clumeck Muchnick"--T.p. verso.

Learning to Learn

Author: Gloria Frender
Publisher:
ISBN: 0865306079
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Education

An interactive workbook designed for students, teachers, and parents offers methods, procedures, resources, and tools to improve skills in such areas as note-taking, time management, problem solving, and test-taking.

Study Strategies Made Easy

Author: Leslie Davis
Publisher: Specialty PressInc
ISBN: 1886941033
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Education

The book teaches students how to learn, and that is the true key to acquiring knowledge. Strategies focus on organisational skills, time management, improving reading comprehension, vocabulary development, communication, how to study for tests effectively, memorization and more. Contains self-tests and reproducible forms to be used by individual students and valuable information for teachers and parents who work with students in developing study strategies. 'Study Strategies Made Easy' is the result of exhaustive research and is successfully being used in leading schools and learning centers throughout the United States and Canada.

Test Taking Strategies Study Skills for the Utterly Confused

Author: Laurie Rozakis
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071416765
Release Date: 2002-09-13
Genre: Education

From pulling all-nighters to memorizing rote facts, today's students have shown that they have no organized, logical, or sequential understanding of how to study or prepare for tests. Test Taking Strategies & Study Skills for the Utterly Confused arms students of all ages with the skills they need to pass their tests with flying colors. The perfect guide for all the major standardized tests, including SAT, GMAT, Series 7, LSAT, MCAT, and more, this skillbuilding resource shows students, career changers, and business professionals how to make the most of their study time, how to deal with study and test panic, and how to take tests with optimal confidence and success.

The Academic Weight Room

Author: David Conarroe
Publisher:
ISBN: 1910773182
Release Date: 2016-02-12
Genre: Education

- Do you struggle with exam questions you've never seen? - Do you want to get better results by working smarter rather than harder? - Are you frustrated with study skills advice that just doesn't seem to work for you? Here is a secret. Most top students are not necessarily gifted with superior intellect or extraordinary talent, but rather they are normal people who apply specific skills and systems to their learning. Skills and systems that can be acquired and honed to maximise performance! The Academic Weight Room is a new book for college-level students, as well as older and returning students, which offers a clear set of strategies and routines for overcoming classroom challenges. Written by one of the nation's top academic support coaches, and supported by the latest research, the book is filled with clear, practical advice for improving a student's academic skills infrastructure. This methodology has been used successfully with students and student athletes for more than 20 years and is a methodology that will pay dividends quickly. In the book, you will learn to develop the mindset that will get you results, and how to embed information using a proven flashcard methodology. You will also learn to decipher the command words that professors like to use, discover an essay structure that radically improves your efficiency, and understand how to get time back on your side. Plus much more! By the end of the book, you will Clearly understand how best to remember the content you have learned. Know how to save time and energy through the use of a set of routines which clarify what to do before, during, and after class. Discover an effective and efficient structure for crafting an essay or research paper which will significantly reduce your anxiety. Understand how to break down an exam question you have never seen before, enabling you to handle just about any question the professor poses. Find out what it takes to become the best student you can be, plus how to achieve this. Although written for a student audience, The Academic Weight Room is also of enormous benefit to parents, teachers and other educators who want to improve educational environments and processes for their independent learners.

Purposeful Co Teaching

Author: Greg Conderman
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9781452280424
Release Date: 2008-10-15
Genre: Education

Create powerful teaching partnerships that promote success for every student in inclusive classrooms! Ideal for both general and special education classrooms, this indispensible resource integrates interpersonal skills, instructional design, and teaching philosophy to guide educators through the beginning stages of co-teaching relationships toward smooth collaboration. The authors provide proven instructional strategies such as visuals, mnemonics, formative assessment, and more, for use within co-teaching partnerships. Additional resources include: Chapter activities and checklists for planning lessons Case studies from various subject areas and grade levels to illustrate the realities of co-teaching Resources such as books, videos, and helpful Web sites

Put Yourself in Their Shoes

Author: Harvey C. Parker
Publisher: Specialty Pr Inc
ISBN: 188694119X
Release Date: 1998-11
Genre: Family & Relationships

ADHD's effects on the lives of adolescents at home, in school, in the workplace, and in social relationships.