The Everything Guide to Study Skills
Strategies, Tips, and Tools You Need to Succeed in School!Book - 2011
KEYNOTE: All students need to improve writing, test-taking and studying skills in the digital age Studying for school doesn't have to be a chore. "The Everything Guide to Study Skills" is a fun and accessible resource for any reader who is trying to develop better study habits. Whether they want to improve their transcript for college applications, ace a standardised test, or just become a better, more successful student at any level of education. This title features: * How to get the most out of class time * The most effective strategies for note-taking and memorizing * Practical strategies for time management * How to write well in various styles * Preparing for and analysing tests and quizzes * How to safely and effectively conduct online research * The pros and cons of using and accessing library materials online * Avoiding plagiarism with online source * Use Skype, IChat or other social networking media to form study groups With this essential guide, readers will be able to balance school and activities, avoid pre-test panic, and achieve consistently better results. SELLING POINTS: * Includes all the basics, plus new information on web research, digital testbooks, virtual classrooms and online study and writing tools * The Everything Study Book was exceptionally popular AUTHOR: Cynthia Muchnik is an accomplished educator, author, and educational consultant. She presents seminars and workshops on high school and college success, writing college essays, the college application process, and career planning, in addition to working with private clients to help with college admissions.
Publisher: Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, c2011
Branch Call Number: 371.3028 MUC
Characteristics: xii, 291 p. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Study skills