I am a California certified teacher and educator. I hold a valid Single Subject Teaching credential in English and Social Science for grades 7-12. This includes English Language Arts of all kinds, History, Civics, Economics and Psychology. I also hold a valid California Multi-subject credential to teach grades K-8 so I am versed in all elementary subjects. My specialties include, but are not limited to, English Language Arts, Reading, Comprehension, Writing, Literature, Spelling, Grammar a... [more]
I am a teacher with single subject credential in history.
Study skills are methods to increase a student's ability to strategize information to help to study smarter and retain information over a long period of time. Study skills are important tools in all subjects because it teaches the student how to use the knowledge they acquire combined with their own prior knowledge. Study skills are prerequisites to perform third level thinking on problem solving. Study skills increase the students ability to master material because they have the ability and the tools to process information and apply them to build on new situations. Personal mastery of materials mimic life skills; it is a proven method for use of individual strengths to prepare to learn new material through their own learning style.