Basic Study Skills
Study Skills is a specialized course specifically designed to provide targeted support for students with accommodations. This additional period in the school day aims to equip students with the necessary tools, strategies, and habits to thrive in an academic environment. The course focuses on addressing individual learning needs and fostering essential skills for success.
Throughout the course, students will receive personalized instruction and guidance from a credentialed teacher who is trained in supporting diverse learning styles. The teacher will work closely with students to identify their strengths and areas for improvement, and provide support in students' various learning subjects to address specific learning needs.
Study Skills emphasizes the development of effective study habits, time management techniques, and organizational strategies. Students will learn how to prioritize tasks, manage their workload, and create effective study plans. They will also be introduced to various organizational methods, reading comprehension strategies, and test-taking skills to enhance their academic performance.
In addition, the course provides a supportive and inclusive learning environment, where students can receive constructive feedback and develop self-advocacy skills. Through individualized support and targeted instruction, students will gradually bridge the gap to full inclusion and become more confident and independent learners.
At a glance:
Study Skills is a specialized course providing targeted support for students with accommodations, equipping them with essential tools and strategies for academic success.
Personalized instruction and guidance from a credentialed teacher trained in supporting diverse learning styles.
Emphasis on developing effective study habits, time management techniques, and organizational strategies, while introducing note-taking, reading comprehension, and test-taking skills. A supportive and inclusive learning environment fosters collaboration, feedback, and self-advocacy.