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Week 3 Preview - | Debora Palmer| 3/9/2013 12:00 AM|
Week 3 Preview – This week you will learn to apply effective study strategies to reading, comprehending, listening, note taking, and test taking. You will learn to use critical thinking strategies in decision making and problem solving, demonstrate appropriate self-care skills including health maintenance and stress management. You will also have the chance to review financial planning strategies to reach academic and personal goals.Please review and complete the learning activities, the discussion questions, individual work assignments, and the quiz for Week 3. These activities will support our course goal of demonstrating student life success practices by developing critical thinking, studying, and writing skills.Discussion Question 1 (30 pts) relates to reading techniques and comprehension skills that can help you to read more effectively. Discussion Question 2 (30 points) relates to problem solving, decision making, and techniques to help you to improve critical thinking skills. Question 3 (30 points) involves budgeting and financial management concepts that are part of this week’s Learning Activities and setting financial goals to support both academic and life success. The minimum expectation for class discussions is to respond directly to each part of the discussion prompt and to respond to at least two other posts, either by a student or instructor, by the end of the week. Responses to other individuals' posts should expand on their ideas, discuss the differences between your thoughts and theirs, and explain why you agree or disagree. Your main post should address each part of the discussion prompt. It should be in your own words and reference what you have discovered in the required reading and other learning activities. Please...