Covering essential study skills, this text provides examples and exercises in real curriculum contexts. It provides activities and ideas for GCSE and Standard Grade coursework and prepares the student for self-supported study. This volume covers SATs and option choices.
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TEACHING THE SKILLS EVERY STUDENT NEEDS TO LEARN…
THESE TWO BOOKS COVER ESSENTIAL STUDY SKILLS, MATCHED TO YOUR STUDENTS’ AGE-GROUP:
STUDYWISE 1 FOR 11-14 YEAR-OLDS, STUDYWISE 2 FOR 14-16 YEAR-OLDS.
• Provides examples and exercises in real curriculum contexts.
• Gives you activities and ideas for GCSE and Standard Grade coursework.
• Prepares students for self-supported study.
• Gives up-to-date guidance on exam technique, IT, further study, careers, and more…
Both books help pupils to prepare for the exams they will face and the choices they will have to make. 'Studywise 1' covers SATs and option choices, while 'Studywise 2' deals with exam technique and pressure, and looks at career and further study options, such as GNVQ and A-level.
“a comprehensive self-contained study skills programme…a splendid resource.”
TIMES EDUCATIONAL SUPPLEMENT
“help secondary pupils acquire and practise the study skills that are essential for success across the curriculum.
SECONDARY AND HIGHER EDUCATION JOURNAL
'Studywise' 1 includes sections on:
Setting goals. Homework. Finding information. Making notes. Reading strategies. Graphs, charts and diagrams. Developing your writing skills. Spelling. Databases and spreadsheets. Using word processors. Oral skills. Preparing for tests. Revising. Sitting tests. Recording your progress. Thinking about your future. How to make decisions. Choosing your options.About the Author:
John Foster is a well-known anthologist and poet and has compiled several wonderful collections – WHAM BANG ORANGUTANG being one of the best known (OUP), and he wrote the poem of the title. He travels extensively to help promote his books.
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Book Description Collins Educational, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0003201880