UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Study Skills and Assessments Links

On-Line Flash Cards, flash card applications and Learning Games:

Study Stackslink

Study Blue--On-Line and mobile flash cardslink

Quizlet--On-line and mobile flashcards and gameslink

Free Rice--a quiz game that gives free rice if you get the correct answerlink

GRE and ACT Prep link

 

 Video Tutorial Links:

Khan Academylink
With over 3,200 videos on everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and hundreds of skills to practice, we're on a mission to help you learn what you want, when you want, at your own pace.

Educational Portal Academylink
Fun Video tutorials plus quizzes to help you learn Biology, Business, Chemistry, Economics, English Lit, English Composition, History, Math and Psychology. 

Learning Express Librarylink
Whatever your goal, Learning Express Library's resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you.

 

Learning Styles, Personality and Career Assessments: 

VARK--A guide to Learning Styleslink

Learning Styles-Onlinelink

What is Your Brain Grade Testlink

Personality and Career Testslink


On Line Academic Skills Workshops:

Roadway to Success Workshops  (University of Delaware)link

Academic Success Videos (Dartmouth College) link

Study Skills Workshops (Virginia Tech)link

 

Writing Assistance:

UW-RF On Line Writing Lab (OWL)

Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab)link
The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material, and we provide these as a free service of the Writing Lab at Purdue. Students, members of the community, and users worldwide will find information to assist with many writing projects. Teachers and trainers may use this material for in-class and out-of-class instruction.

On-line Writing Lab (University Of Wisconsin-Waukesha)link
Topics Include:Tips for Essay Writers, Grammar/Punctuation Usage, Writing Across Disciplines, and APA, MLA, and CMS Documentation

Citation Machinelink
Citation machine helps students and professional researchers to properly credit the information that they use. Its primary goal is to make it so easy for student researchers to cite their information sources, that there is virtually no reason not to -- because...

Assignment Timeline Calculator (University of Minnesota)link
Enter the deadline for a research paper, power point, video project, lab report, etc and this calculator will give you a realistic dates and goals to complete the paper by the deadline. It also provides links to assist you with the writing process.  You will have to create a guest account to access this tool.


Grammar Help

Interactive Quizzeslink   

Grammar Quizzeslink

Online Grammar Quizzeslink

Identifying Sentence Problemslink 


Math Assistance:

West Texas A&M University Virtual Math Lablink
If you need help in College Algebra, Intermediate Algebra, Beginning Algebra, Math for the Sciences, or preparing for the math part of the general GRE, THEA or ACCUPLACER test, you have come to the right place.

Success in Mathematics (St. Louis University)link

Interact Math--Designed to help you succeed in your math classeslink


Study Strategies Links:

Calculate Your GPA link Use this fast tool to calculate your semester GPA. 

My Daily Schedule Calculatorlink

Test Preparation Linkslink

How to Study in 20 Different Languages (University of St. Thomas)link

Ohio University Study Tips link

Learning Strategies (Dartmouth College)link

Study skills Self-Help Information (Virginia Tech) link  

Critical Reading Information (by Dan Kurland)link
Critical reading.com shows you how to recognize what a text says, what a text does, and what a text means by analyzing choices of content, language, and structure. It shows you what to look for, and how to think about what you find.

College Student Online Guide for Better Study Skills (The Open University)link

 

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