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Smart Moves

The smartest students use all of the resources available to them; they ask questions; they persist until they find what they need!

 

Learning is a never-ending journey!

      
     

    Get Organized!

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    Here's an assignment calculator to make a schedule for writing a paper! (Brought to you by the University of British Columbia)

    Ask for more help . . .

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      Are You Motivated to Learn?

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      Have You Ever Failed?

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      Apps for Learning

       

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      Apps for Learning - 100 of them!

      Here is another list from College Info Geek!

          
         

        Skills to Develop the Mind . . .

        "These skills are crucial for learning and development. They also enable positive behavior and allow us to make healthy choices for ourselves and our families."

        Harvard University

        Impulse Control – think before acting

        Emotional Control – feelings in check

        Flexible Thinking – adjust to the unexpected

        Working Memory – recall and keep memory

        Self Monitoring – able to tell how you are doing

        Planning and Prioritizing – plan and self-regulate

        Task Initiation - get started

        Organization - keep track of things physically and mentally

        Understood.org

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