Writing Center/Study Skills

Writing Center/Study Skills


Length:  Year

Format:  Open Daily

Description:  All students are able to come to during Advisory to get help with assignments, work on current and future writing assignments, or get help starting a new document.  Punctuation, spelling, and grammar will be reviewed, if necessary.  Students have access to the printers as well as getting assistance in the proper typing format for their project.

In addition, if students need to learn proper studying techniques they can come to this room for help.  Students can learn how to properly take notes, learn test-taking strategies to do better on essay tests, multiple choice tests, open book tests, fill-in-the-blank tests, and/or matching tests, to name a few.  Time management will be covered as well as memorization techniques, such as mnemonics. The goal of this Drop-In Center is to help students acquire strategies that will build confidence and help them perform better in class.