Teaching Study Skills and Strategies in High School

Teaching Study Skills and Strategies in High School

by Stephen S. Strichart, Charles T. Mangrum, Patricia Iannuzzi
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205198813

ISBN-13: 9780205198818

Pub. Date: 03/26/1997

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

Teaching Study Skills to Students is becoming one of the top mandates of educators at all levels. This book is written by the best-selling author team of Teaching Study Strategies to Students with Learning Disabilities. Skills and strategies include remembering information, reading and taking notes from textbooks, taking notes in class, using the library's print and

Overview

Teaching Study Skills to Students is becoming one of the top mandates of educators at all levels. This book is written by the best-selling author team of Teaching Study Strategies to Students with Learning Disabilities. Skills and strategies include remembering information, reading and taking notes from textbooks, taking notes in class, using the library's print and electronic resources, using reference sources in both print and electronic forms, interppreting visual aids, writing a research paper, taking tests of various types, using time effectively, and organizing study space.

This book provides opportunities for active learning and student practice in the key areas most important for success in high school. And with its focus on helping students become independent learners in an increasingly technology-based learning environment, it serves to prepare them for continuous learning in future work as well as school settings. This is the first book on this topic that discusses and provides practice in using electronic as well as print reference skills, including Internet and CD-ROM database resources. It also includes a companion computerized assessment program plus end-of-chapter mastery exercises. It includes a variety of over 140 reproducible activities with complete, specific directions for using them. It covers the all-important areas of map reading and interpretation, as well as understanding charts, graphs, tables, flow charts, and other visual information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205198818
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
03/26/1997
Pages:
225
Product dimensions:
8.24(w) x 10.96(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

All chapters include "Chapter Objectives," "Titles of Reproducible Activities," "Using the Reproducible Activities," and "Answers for Chapter Reproducible Activities."

About the Authors.

Introduction.
How This Book Will Help.
The Study Skills and Strategies of High School Students.
Study Strategies Taught in this Book.
How this Book is Organized.
How to Use this Book.
How to Use SSSA.
Teaching Notes.
Acknowledgments.

1.Remembering Information.

2.Reading and Taking Notes from Textbooks.

3.Taking Notes form Class Presentations.

4.Using the Library.

5.Using Reference Sources.

6.Interpreting Visual Aids.

7.Writing a Research Paper.

8.Taking Tests.

9.Using Time.
Objectives.

Bibliography

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