From struggling students to academic all-stars, everyone can do better in school. Research shows that executive functions such as focus and organization are more valuable to school performance than intelligence or talent. Fortunately, these functions are skills, so students can learn them. This book provides ten tools to improve executive functioning, described as amental appsa that will appeal to digital natives. Featuring plenty of examples, practice assignments, and a playful tone, this book can provide an academic boost to any student.Marshmallow test, delayed gratification and, 66 Math, Workbench and, 102 ... Observer (App 10), 10, 136a144 demonstration, 141a142 homework and, 139 How Clueless Am I? worksheet, 143a144 how not ... 64 Prioritizing Pizza Cutter and, 35, 37 to-do list, 123, 130, 134 Problem solving, 2 Procrastination, 30a31 Progress, as part ... ado, a 124 Proofreading, test answers and essays, 140 Psyching up for school, 50a51 Punctuation, 104. Q. Questions asking, 18, 25 practice asking, 27anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Survival Guide for School Success|
|Author||:||Ron Shumsky, Susan Islascox, Rob Bell|
|Publisher||:||Free Spirit Publishing - 2014-09-15|