Did you know that 50% of students in four year colleges fail to graduate? Did you know that the average four year college student who does graduate now takes on average six years to complete their studies? And the Federal Education Department is projecting it will take an average four year college
You can avoid this by reading actively and making notes as you go along. You might want to emulate scholars by highlighting important passages in a book and writing your comments down in the margins. Alternatively, you could write down key ideas in a notebook and then evaluate their strengths and weaknesses.
Regardless if you are trying to review math, science, reading, writing, health, or social studies, your goal should always be to try and create something that will generate desire in the students to actually want to do it. If you can do this, the battle is practically over already. For example, since
Writing helps us acquire new knowledge from other people and synthesize it so it becomes part of us. It helps us discover what we really think and feel about a subject, and it helps us come up with new insights that would otherwise have remained unconscious due to the fleeting nature of
Improve your reading comprehension by developing your ability to define the structure of the material you`re reading. Before you read a book, you have to survey its table of contents and foreword or introduction. Next, proceed to scanning the chapter titles and section headings. That way, you get a clearer idea of
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Think about this for a moment? How many times has this happened to you in the past? You want to read and learn a complex text. It is overwhelming how much information it contains. You look at the book, and experience an overwhelming feeling of dread as your mind floods with questions.
I strongly suggest getting a copy of Putting the Heart Back into Teaching because it is a wonderful guide for home schooling parents and it covers so much of the CORE basics which so many parent teachers tend to forget, or sadly, not ever fully understand. A second "must have" would be
It is amazing the difference in effort you will get from worksheet to worksheet. Granted the amount of effort may vary immensely from year to year depending on the group of students you have. However for the most part, when a worksheet is needed to help drill down a procedure, standard, or
In looking at work for the first grade, following Steiner`s indications, we would begin with two lines: the straight and the curved. The first year is the year when the child gains uprightness - so in this posture the child actually "draws" this form with her upright body. So you see it`s
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