Students’ Guide to success at almost everything

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CONTENTS 

SECTION 1 – SO YOU THINK YOU KNOW ABOUT THE INTERNET?

Capturing and downloading web page contents as one file

Effective web searching (advanced searching by phrase;

domain; usage rights)

Google Alerts and Gmail

Search Engines, Directories, Metacrawlers and Metasearch Engines

Deconstructing URLs

Reverse link searching

Accessing old and outdated weblinks

Subject Gateways and Databases

Deep invisible web

Where to get FREE stuff

Free web tools

Creating a Diigo account

Using Irfanview (and Pixabay)

How to create a Gmail account

SECTION 2 – HOW TO THINK LIKE YOUR TEACHER

Cracking the code to think like your teacher

Why students fail

Think like your teacher (Examinations)

Think like your teacher – constructing the examination paper

How to access easy to understand sources

More FREE STUFF

How to pass exams and assessments at the very first attempt

Creating a presentation in 5 minutes

Teachers’ Knowledge

SECTION 3 – THE MOTIVATIONAL BIT!

How your ‘mindset’ can affect the way you learn

Confidence Building Strategies

Making sense of academic writing

SECTION 4 – HEALTH AND WELLBEING

To drink or not to drink alcohol – that is the question?

Exam Stress

Planning for Life/Work/Learning

Looking after the Voice

Engaging with Physical Activity

Sleep and Rest

Home and Away Food

Even More Free Stuff

Consequences

USEFUL LINKS AND RESOURCES

REFLECTION