background preloader

Study skills for JC/LC

Facebook Twitter

There are a ton of resources and grinds out there for study skills, but the collection here is mainly focused on free tools.

Project-maths-support-material. Exam guidance - NAS. Here we explore some of the particular challenges autistic pupils and students might face during exams, and what may help.

Exam guidance - NAS

We look at: the difficulties for autistic young people making appropriate exam choices exam preparation and revision planning support strategies special arrangements for exams. Helping autistic pupils and students with exam choices Autistic students and young people should be supported to make appropriate exam choices. In doing so parents and teaching staff should: consider the young person’s ability to cope with the additional pressure and decide on the number of exams to be taken accordingly encourage pupils and students to focus on the exams where they are most interested in the subject consider any comorbid diagnoses that could be giving a false representation of their abilities, eg hyperlexia. BI 1013 6384473. BI 1013 86500159. CliffsNotes Study Guides: Hunger Games, Huck Finn, and much more on the App Store. Numberphile - Videos about Numbers and Stuff.

Shakespeare's plays plus a modern translation you can understand. Video SparkNotes. MyCJFallon. Resources. Study & Revision material - Student Enrichment Services Ltd. Hopefully, you will find the information contained within these links very useful.

Study & Revision material - Student Enrichment Services Ltd.

May we wish you the very best of luck with your study! Always remember: "Great people are ordinary people with great amounts of determination! " If you are aware of other educational websites that would prove useful to students, please let us know and we will try to include them in our list. Irish: Great resources; will also help you to prepare for your oral exam. From Colaiste Choilm. English: A really excellent collection of resources/ notes/ podcasts from St Columba's College. History: Lots of good information, including writing Research Projects. S_Cool: Excellent website = designed for GCSE and A Levels, but useful to all students sitting exams! Spark Notes: Lots of useful information on a range of subjects. JC Maths. JC Science. Science Dictionary - Definitions for Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Technology and more on the App Store. yHomework-Math solver. Having trouble with algebra?

yHomework-Math solver

Equations, inequalities and graphs leave you frustrated? Tried to solve the problem but you're not sure you got it right? Meet yHomework - the math solver that actually works 100% of the time! No gimmicks, no fuss, no excuses - we simply give you the an instant full step-by-step solution and explanation. yHomework is an easy to use Math solver, just enter your question or equation, and the app will immediately give you the answer together with the full step-by-step solution!

Say you have: 3x+5=8 Not sure what to do next? OVER 3 MILLION USERS CAN'T BE WRONG! Current material covers: Simplification, single unknown equation, 2 equation sets, quadratic equations, radicals, Inequalities and function graphs, GCD/LCM, prime factorization, trig and more. SparkNotes: Today's Most Popular Study Guides. Parents Survival Guide to the Leaving Cert.

Free fashcards and multiple choice quizzes. EdcoExamcentre.ie - online test facility for Junior Cert & Leaving Cert students. Study skills advice sheets. Computers and Software We have lots of information about software you can use at home for free.

Study skills advice sheets

Visit our pages Assitive Technology resources by clicking here C-Pen The C Pen is a pen that will scan and read your text books aloud to you, and you can edit in the text in Microsoft Word to create your own notes. Customize your computer We have guides on how to customize your computer Improve your computer skills - for free If you need to improve your basic computer skills, learn how to use the internet and Microsoft Office products, then try these excellent web tutorials Having trouble in understanding Excel, try these free Excel tutorials.

Convert text to mp3 / audio files You can download free text to speech software from the internet. Leaving cert & Junior cert Exam Revision. StudyNotes.ie - Revision Notes for Leaving cert. & Junior Cert. BrainPop. Interactive Maths. Shakespeare in Bits: Romeo & Juliet iPad Edition App Review. 5 of The Best Educational Websites for Learning A New Language. October 15, 2015 language learning has never been this easy especially with the proliferation of web technologies and mobile apps that enable learners to learn a new language right from the comforts of their own places.

5 of The Best Educational Websites for Learning A New Language

From automated language softwares to online tutors available 24/7, learning a new language is no longer a matter of resources availability but rather a will availability. There is now an abundance of digital materials to use in your language class to enhance your language teaching. More importantly, these resources could also be used by students independently to pick up a new language at their own convenient pace. Learning Styles Questionnaire for Younger People. Study Skills Self Assessment. Study Skills Self Assessment Sometimes it is helpful to take a good hard look at your study habits.

Study Skills Self Assessment

The self-assessment below may give you an idea about those areas that could use some “fine tuning.” Directions: Honestly score the following study statements: 1 = Rarely; 2 = Somewhat; 3 = Most all the time. Then total your responses. If your total score is 40 – 45, your study habits seem to be on track. If you scored under 40 OR if you have some statements where you gave yourself a 1, here are some steps that you may want to take. Follow the “See More” links identified for each statement to find additional information and improvement suggestions. My Study Life.