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.
|Publisher:||McGraw-Hill Higher Education|
|Edition description:||Older Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.70(d)|
Table of Contents
Part One: Getting StartedChapter 1: P.O.W.E.R. Learning: Becoming a Successful StudentChapter 2: Making the Most of Your TimeChapter 3: Recognizing How You Learn, Who You Are, and What You ValuePart Two: Using P.O.W.E.R. for Academic SuccessChapter 4: Taking NotesChapter 5: Taking TestsChapter 6: Building Your Reading SkillsChapter 7: Writing and SpeakingChapter 8: MemoryChapter 9: Choosing Your Courses and MajorChapter 10: Technology and Information CompetencyPart Three: Life Beyond the ClassroomChapter 11: Making Good DecisionsChapter 12: Diversity and Your Relationships with OthersChapter 13: Money MattersChapter 14: Stress, Health, and WellnessA Final WordGlossaryEndnotesCreditsIndex