P.O.W.E.R. Learning and Connect Plus Access Card package / Edition 5

P.O.W.E.R. Learning and Connect Plus Access Card package / Edition 5

by Robert Feldman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0077442946

ISBN-13: 9780077442941

Pub. Date: 06/15/2010

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

P.O.W.E.R. Learning is the only first-year experience text with a unifying system for critical thinking and problem solving. P.O.W.E.R. Learning maximizes students' potential for success in college and in life. Using the scientifically-based, yet simple and class-tested principles of the P.O.W.E.R (Prepare, Organize, Work, Evaluate, and Rethink)

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P.O.W.E.R. Learning is the only first-year experience text with a unifying system for critical thinking and problem solving. P.O.W.E.R. Learning maximizes students' potential for success in college and in life. Using the scientifically-based, yet simple and class-tested principles of the P.O.W.E.R (Prepare, Organize, Work, Evaluate, and Rethink) system, students gain a sense of mastery and achievement as they move through the text; with the growth of their confidence comes the increased intellectual enthusiasm and personal discipline needed for them to excel.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780077442941
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
06/15/2010
Edition description:
Older Edition
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Part One: Getting Started
Chapter 1:P.O.W.E.R. Learning: Becoming a Successful Student
Chapter 2:Making the Most of Your Time
Chapter 3: Recognizing How You Learn, Who You Are, and What You Value

Part Two: Using P.O.W.E.R. for Academic Success
Chapter 4:Taking Notes
Chapter 5:Taking Tests
Chapter 6:Building Your Reading Skills
Chapter 7: Writing and Speaking
Chapter 8: Memory
Chapter 9:Choosing Your Courses and Major
Chapter 10:Technology and Information Competency

Part Three: Life Beyond the Classroom
Chapter 11:Making Good Decisions
Chapter 12:Diversity and Your Relationships with Others
Chapter 13:Money Matters
Chapter 14:Stress, Health, and Wellness

A Final Word
Glossary
Endnotes
Credits
Index

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