Learning Strategies 1: Skills for Success in Secondary School - GLS1O
ILC Course Code: GLS1O-B
Grade 9, Open, 1.0 credit
This course explores learning strategies and helps you become a more independent learner. It increases your personal management skills, both in school and in other contexts. You will learn how to develop and apply a range of strategies to improve your learning and achievement, particularly your literacy, numeracy, communication, and planning skills. This course will increase your confidence, motivation, and ability to learn.
Option to submit course work online is available, using Microsoft Word © or OpenOffice Writer.
Unit 1: Preparing For Learning
Lesson 1 - What Do I Know About Myself as a Learner?
Lesson 2 - What Is Success?
Lesson 3 - Problem-Solving Skills
Lesson 4 - Time-Management Skills
Lesson 5 - How Am I Smart?
Unit 2: Skills for Success in School
Lesson 6 - Teamwork Skills
Lesson 7 - Reading for Information
Lesson 8 - Note-Taking Skills
Lesson 9 - Presentation Skills
Lesson 10 - Test Preparation/Test-Taking Skills
Unit 3: Skills for Lifelong Learning
Lesson 11 - Emotional Intelligence
Lesson 12 - Dealing with Stress and Other Emotional Issues
Lesson 13 - Setting Goals
Lesson 14 - Developing Action Plans
Lesson 15 - Accessing Community Resources
Unit 4: Focusing My Learning for the Future
Lesson 16 - Occupational Research
Lesson 17 - A Possible Occupational Pathway
Lesson 18 - Planning My Education
Lesson 19 - My Financial Future
Lesson 20 - Reflecting on Your Development as a Learner
This is the English version of the course.
Click here to view the French version of the course.