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How not to worry about the F word

The F word sends fear through most students. FINALS! So much to remember so much to learn in such a small amount of time. How will you ever do it It doesn’t have to be that way. Here are a few … Continue reading

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Summer Brain Drain Activities

I am reposting this again as there are are some awesome summer learning  ideas. Additionally some of the other ideas you can do include: Join the library summer reading Club. Visit Historical or educational sites e.g. Fort Langley, Science World, … Continue reading

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The two main keys to learning math

Research has shown there are two things that make people good at math and they have nothing to with academic skill.

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Preparing For Finals

So there are about 3 weeks until your finals and school is out for the summer.

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Balancing Chemical Equations

This is one of the trickier topics that are needed for the BC grade 10 science course. It is a counting game and needs you to make sure that there are the same number of each element (letter) on each … Continue reading

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How to Study for a test

Sometimes pictures speak a 1000 words, so here is an infographic on the steps of reviewing for a test.

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3 steps for successful test review

So you have a test coming up and you want to do well but you are not sure were to begin to prepare for your test. Here are the 3 main steps for reviewing for your test 1. Plan 2. … Continue reading

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When should you study and when you should you review?

What is the difference  between studying and reviewing/revising? Here is how Collins American Dictionary (Study and Review) and British Dictionary (Revision) define the words. study (ˈstʌdi ) Definitions noun Word forms:   plural ˈstudies the act or process of applying the mind … Continue reading

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The perfect answer

So you have answered all your homework, handed it in and are anticipating getting it back with full marks.  However, when you get back your grade it is lower than expected. This may be because you only wrote the answer down and … Continue reading

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Working with fractions

Fraction question can confuse many people. When you see questions like Evaluate 7/8 + 4/6 or Solve 4/5*2/7 you don’t know where to begin and what to do. This is a decision chart that may help. Look at the operation and decide … Continue reading

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