Thursday, November 29, 2012

Memory and Test-Taking - Due December 3

·      Take your time with this chapter to study the different memory devices as well as the different study and test-taking strategies. Decide which ones you think will work for you and discuss them on our blog. Look for the feedback from your classmates and see what you can learn from each other. (20 pts.)*

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Listening/Note-taking Style - Due November 26

Please describe your listening style and how it influences the note-taking style that works best for you. Explain why it works best.

Thursday, November 15, 2012

My Reading Style - Due November 19

Write a one-page reflection on your reading style and share it with your classmates.

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Making A List - Due November 5

·      Print out a copy of the Making A List/Checking It Twice worksheet. Follow the instructions to see if it helps you prioritize your work load and accomplish it in a timely manner. Discuss your results with your classmates on our blog (20 pts).

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Colin Powell Response - Due October 15

Read the quote from General Colin Powell at the bottom of page 79 in your textbook. Do you agree with him or not? Why or why not? If he is correct does that mean that anyone can succeed at anything they choose to tackle? Think of these points and others and write a one-page reflection (refer to the requirements in Chapter One). Paste your reflection in the class blog. Read what your classmates have to say (20 pts.).