Study Skills for School Success! Dr. Roz Iasillo
Welcome!  <ul><li>Rules of the Road </li></ul><ul><li>Respect Everyone’s Opinions </li></ul><ul><li>Participate </li></ul>...
Agenda <ul><li>Session 1  - Learning About Learning & Organization </li></ul><ul><li>Session 2  - Time Management & Memori...
Study Skills for School Success! <ul><li>This study skills workshop was created for you.  It was written with the followin...
Learning About Learning 1 <ul><li>Study Skills Profile </li></ul><ul><li>Interpret Responses </li></ul><ul><li>What Does T...
Learning About Learning 2 <ul><li>How Do People Learn? </li></ul><ul><li>1 % through TASTE </li></ul><ul><li>1.5 % through...
Learning About Learning 3 <ul><li>How Much Do You Retain (Remember)? </li></ul><ul><li>10% of what you READ </li></ul><ul>...
Learning About Learning 4 <ul><li>Left-Brain/Right-Brain </li></ul>Left Brain Right Brain <ul><li>Prefer to work alone </l...
Learning About Learning 5 <ul><li>Gardner’s Multiple Intelligences -  How  Are You Smart? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Verbal/Lin...
Organization 1 <ul><li>Topics </li></ul><ul><li>Supply Update List </li></ul><ul><li>Home/School Communication Folder </li...
Organization 2 <ul><li>Supply Update List - Sample </li></ul>SUPPLY UPDATE LIST TODAY’S DATE SUPPLY TYPE DATE NEEDED 10/1/...
Organization 4 <ul><li>Color-Coded Subjects </li></ul><ul><li>Assign every subject a color </li></ul><ul><li>Match your no...
Organization 5 <ul><li>Labeling Assignments </li></ul>Give Every Assignment a Heading and a Title! Julie Cantillon  Septem...
Organization 7 <ul><li>Student Work Area </li></ul><ul><li>What does your current work area look like? </li></ul><ul><li>H...
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Study Skills

  1. 1. Study Skills for School Success! Dr. Roz Iasillo
  2. 2. Welcome! <ul><li>Rules of the Road </li></ul><ul><li>Respect Everyone’s Opinions </li></ul><ul><li>Participate </li></ul><ul><li>Go the Extra Mile - it shows your teachers that you care </li></ul><ul><li>Take Notes </li></ul><ul><li>Raffle </li></ul>
  3. 3. Agenda <ul><li>Session 1 - Learning About Learning & Organization </li></ul><ul><li>Session 2 - Time Management & Memorization Strategies </li></ul><ul><li>Session 3 - Handling Homework, Note Taking & Test Taking </li></ul>
  4. 4. Study Skills for School Success! <ul><li>This study skills workshop was created for you. It was written with the following in mind: </li></ul><ul><li>Students want to do well in school </li></ul><ul><li>Students who consistently do well in school practice good study habits and are well organized </li></ul><ul><li>Study skills and organizational skills do not come naturally to most people – they must be learned </li></ul>
  5. 5. Learning About Learning 1 <ul><li>Study Skills Profile </li></ul><ul><li>Interpret Responses </li></ul><ul><li>What Does This Mean? </li></ul>
  6. 6. Learning About Learning 2 <ul><li>How Do People Learn? </li></ul><ul><li>1 % through TASTE </li></ul><ul><li>1.5 % through TOUCH </li></ul><ul><li>3.5% through SMELL </li></ul><ul><li>11% through HEARING </li></ul><ul><li>83% through SIGHT </li></ul><ul><li>What Does This Mean for Me? </li></ul>
  7. 7. Learning About Learning 3 <ul><li>How Much Do You Retain (Remember)? </li></ul><ul><li>10% of what you READ </li></ul><ul><li>20% of what you HEAR </li></ul><ul><li>30% of what you SEE </li></ul><ul><li>50% of what you SEE and HEAR at the same time </li></ul><ul><li>70% of what you SAY as you talk </li></ul><ul><li>90% of what you SAY as you DO a thing </li></ul><ul><li>What Does This Mean for Me? </li></ul>
  8. 8. Learning About Learning 4 <ul><li>Left-Brain/Right-Brain </li></ul>Left Brain Right Brain <ul><li>Prefer to work alone </li></ul><ul><li>Favor a quiet class </li></ul><ul><li>May choose to write an essay rather than work in a group </li></ul><ul><li>Prefer to work in groups </li></ul><ul><li>Enjoys collaborative group work </li></ul><ul><li>May choose to complete an activity rather than write an essay </li></ul>
  9. 9. Learning About Learning 5 <ul><li>Gardner’s Multiple Intelligences - How Are You Smart? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Verbal/Linguistic Intelligence </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Logical/Mathematical Intelligence </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Visual/Spatial Intelligence </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Musical/Rhythmic Intelligence </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Body/Kinesthetic Intelligence </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Interpersonal Intelligence </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Intrapersonal Intelligence </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Naturalist Intelligences </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>What Kinds of Intelligences Are Your Strongest? </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Organization 1 <ul><li>Topics </li></ul><ul><li>Supply Update List </li></ul><ul><li>Home/School Communication Folder </li></ul><ul><li>Color-Coded Subjects </li></ul><ul><li>Labeling Assignments </li></ul><ul><li>School Zone </li></ul><ul><li>Student Work Area </li></ul>
  11. 11. Organization 2 <ul><li>Supply Update List - Sample </li></ul>SUPPLY UPDATE LIST TODAY’S DATE SUPPLY TYPE DATE NEEDED 10/1/06 3 X 5 Index Cards 11/1/06 10/6/06 2 black pens 11/6/06 11/3/06 New battery for calculator 11/10/06
  12. 12. Organization 4 <ul><li>Color-Coded Subjects </li></ul><ul><li>Assign every subject a color </li></ul><ul><li>Match your notebook/binder tab color to the folder color </li></ul><ul><li>Use colored tabs </li></ul><ul><li>On journals & workbooks, use a marker to stripe the pages with the color for that subject </li></ul>
  13. 13. Organization 5 <ul><li>Labeling Assignments </li></ul>Give Every Assignment a Heading and a Title! Julie Cantillon September 1, 2006 S.S. Pg. 120 Review Questions
  14. 14. Organization 7 <ul><li>Student Work Area </li></ul><ul><li>What does your current work area look like? </li></ul><ul><li>How should it look? </li></ul><ul><li>You remember more if you do your homework in the same place and same time each night! </li></ul><ul><li>Necessary supplies </li></ul>

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