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Research and Learning Coordinator at Southland Boys' High School, Invercargill, New Zealand

SBHS Tertiary Prep Tutorials 2014 – Week 2 – Managing Resources

This week we are focusing on: Managing Resources – How to use databases effectively for research, how to get the best out of your academic library   SBHS Tertiary Prep Tutorials #2 from Senga White Advertisements

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SBHS Tertiary Prep Tutorials 2014 – Week 1 – Managing Research

This week we are focusing on: Managing Research – Google search strategies, including an introduction to Google Scholar and evaluating websites. This is the Livebinder with resources to support this unit. Click here to open this binder in a new … Continue reading

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Procrastination …….. I’ll get back to you on that ……..

I really enjoyed this week’s sessions. When the question about procrastination came up during discussion I have to admit to a level of surprise at the number of you who admitted to being procrastinators …… so this one’s for you … Continue reading

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Searching Online

Thanks to everyone who has attended the first two sessions of Tertiary Prep.  If you’re keen to re-watch the Shift Happens video clip I showed last week, you’ll find the link in the Session 1 page.  If you want to … Continue reading

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Pre-Unit Survey

Thanks to all of you who have signed up to the 2013 Tertiary Prep Unit.  I just want to you know how awesome I think you all are and how much impressed I am that you have all chosen to … Continue reading

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Details for Term 3 Sessions

Tertiary Prep starts next week (from 23rd July)!  I’m very excited to be getting these sessions underway for 2012. Due to numbers, Tertiary Prep sessions will be running for six weeks, with the same tutorial topic running for the three … Continue reading

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Tertiary Prep Promotion 2012

This is the poster just up this week to promote the Tertiary Prep sessions beginning in Term 3.  I think I’ve cracked the problem of when to offer it.  Already 18 students signed up and the posters have only been … Continue reading

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