In this book, Pat Guy shows the reader how to teach, through self assessment, practice and confidence-building techniques, the techniques and self management required to achive independent study skills.
The programme provides a series of lesson plans making up a taught course for secondary schools, sixth form and FE colleges and PRUs. The sessions can be delivered by teachers or tutors but would ideally suit the job description of Learning Mentors whose task is to improve attendance and achievement in older students.
|Learning Styles and Their Relevance in Schools|
|Learning Style Questionnaire|
|Subject Specific Vocabulary|
|Visualisation as an Aid to Comprehension|
|Memory: How to Make the Most of It|
|Visual and Auditory Memory Assessment|
|Listening and Attention|
|Learn Modern Foreign Language Vocabulary Kinaesthetically|
|Note Taking: Linear Notes and Mind Mapping|
|Handwriting and Presentation|
|Improving Co-Ordination Skills Though Practical Activities|
|How to Revise|
|Exam Techniques - Pupil Sheet|
|Dealing With Exam Anxiety - Pupil Sheet|
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