This invaluable guide for teachers contains a variety of strategies to develop students' learning skills. Covering everything from traditional learning approaches to more innovative methods, such as how technology and the media can be used to great effect, Duncan Grey writes accessibly and entertainingly. Brimming with top tips and innovative advice, this book will prove extraordinarily helpful to teachers everywhere.
Duncan Grey is Head of Resources at Hinchingbrooke school in Cambridgeshire. He regularly runs courses for school librarians on 'effective learning'.
Introduction; 1. Starting Points; 2. Frameworks and Methodical Approaches; 3. Integrating Information Skills into the curriculum; 4. Individual Learning Skills; 5. Study and Revision Skills; 6. Learning Styles and Strategies; 7. The Learning Centred Environment; 8. How computers can help; 9. The end result; 10. Resources, design and examples; 11. Directory.