Let's Get Organized: Keeping up With Schoolwork
In this one-time course, middle school students will learn how to organize assignments by topic and due date, keep track of completed assignments, and learn how to use a block schedule to get all of their work done.
Brooke Langford, MAT
151 total reviews for this teacher
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Completed by 64 learners
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Meets once at a scheduled time
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Have you tried looking for a student's homework assignment, opened their backpack, and found that it looks like a tornado? Maybe there are assignments from 4th grade and your student is currently in 7th grade. Maybe their teacher keeps emailing you about the field trip form they need signed and returned and they've now sent home 3 copies and you still haven't found a single one. Or maybe you're feeling overwhelmed because now the learning is happening online and your student is responsible...
Students will learn how to organize assignments by topic and due date, keep track of completed assignments, and learn how to manage their time to get all of their work done.
This is not a skill that is learned and then you're done. Students must consistently practice writing down when they get new assignments, categorizing them properly based on the system that works best for them, and develop the habit of checking their planner or assignment to-do list daily to ensure they stay on top of their work.
Recommended items: - Planner/agenda/calendar - a template will be provided - Folders, binder with tabs, or a expandable folder file (accordion folder)
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
50 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Brooke Langford, MATScience Explorer
151 total reviews
147 completed classes
I teach all domains of science classes including Life Science, Physical Science, and Earth and Space Science. I enjoy incorporating engineering and STEM projects as I can in addition to valuable life skills such as discussion strategies,...