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This FREE course is perhaps the most important course you’ll ever take – so join in and learn critical, must-know skills and what you need to excel in ALL of learning – including how to listen and read actively for higher comprehension, how to take notes effectively, how to take tests in a timed setting, and more. Again – this course is absolutely FREE – so get in before it fills up!

Special Notes: This course is offered free throughout the school year (summer, fall, and spring). Due to the popularity of this course, it is offered four times over the summer semester. Choose the dates and times that work best for your family.

Total Classes: 4

Class Dates and Times:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday,

August 9, 10, 11, and 12, 2021 at 1:00 PM Eastern (Noon Central 11:00 Mountain 10:00 Pacific)


Duration: 55 minutes

Prerequisite: None

Suggested Grade Level: 7th to 11th grade

Fee: FREE

Instructor: Erin M. Brown, MA, MFA

Course Description: In this course, your student can gain the absolute must-have expertise to become strong, confident, and able to study for any high school level course with success. Learn how to listen and comprehend more how to effectively take notes how to read a text for its key ideas how to study for tests how to approach textbooks in a way that cuts study time in half how to more effectively comprehend what you read and hear and what you need to do to score well on tests. This four-session course is absolutely FREE so give your student what’s needed to succeed!

Course Outline:

Class 1- Active listening and how to take notes effectively

Class 2- Active reading and how to study effectively

Class 3- Critical reading skills for comprehension

Class 4- Test-taking in a timed setting

Course Materials: All materials are provided free from the instructor.

Homework: This is a lecture course with approximately 2 hours of work per class (reading and computer-generated quizzes for immediate feedback).


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Starts Starts: 8/9/2021 1:00 PM
Ends Ends: 8/12/2021 2:00 PM
Sessions Sessions: 4
Pricing Pricing:
Location Location:
Class Size Class size: 60 seats
Class full
 
This FREE course is perhaps the most important course you’ll ever take – so join in and learn critical, must-know skills and what you need to excel in ALL of learning – including how to listen and read actively for higher comprehension, how to take notes effectively, how to take tests in a timed setting, and more. Again – this course is absolutely FREE – so get in before it fills up!

Special Notes: This course is offered free throughout the school year (summer, fall, and spring). Due to the popularity of this course, it is offered four times over the summer semester. Choose the dates and times that work best for your family.

Total Classes: 4

Class Dates and Times:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 
August 23, 24, 25, and 26 at 11:30 AM Eastern (10:30 Central 9:30 Mountain 8:30 Pacific)

Duration: 55 minutes

Prerequisite: None

Suggested Grade Level: 7th to 11th grade

Fee: FREE

Instructor: Erin M. Brown, MA, MFA

Course Description: In this course, your student can gain the absolute must-have expertise to become strong, confident, and able to study for any high school level course with success. Learn how to listen and comprehend more, how to effectively take notes, how to read a text for its key ideas, how to study for tests, how to approach textbooks in a way that cuts study time in half, and how to more effectively comprehend what you read and hear and what you need to do to score well on tests. This four-session course is absolutely FREE so give your student what’s needed to succeed!

Course Outline:
Class 1- Active listening and how to take notes effectively
Class 2- Active reading and how to study effectively
Class 3- Critical reading skills for comprehension
Class 4- Test-taking in a timed setting

Course Materials: All materials are provided free from the instructor.

Homework: This is a lecture course with approximately 2 hours of work per class (reading and computer-generated quizzes for immediate feedback).

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Starts Starts: 8/23/2021 11:30 AM
Ends Ends: 8/26/2021 12:30 PM
Sessions Sessions: 4
Pricing Pricing:
Location Location:
Class Size Class size: 60 seats
Class full
 
Excel in all of learning with this absolutely FREE 4-Session course! Learn the most important, must-have skills for school success, and find out how to get the highest listening skills for understanding, how to take the best notes from a lecture and from a text, how to listen and read “actively” for greater connection and higher comprehension, the best ways to prepare for a test, how to take timed tests effectively and more!

Special Notes:
Homeschool Connections offers this course absolutely free, as it lays a foundation of study skills to help students be successful in all of their school courses.

Due to the popularity of this course, it is offered twice in the fall semester and once in the Spring semester. Choose the dates and times that work best for your family.

Total Classes: 4

Class Dates and Times:

Fridays, September 17 to October 8, 2021

11:30 AM Eastern (10:30 Central 9:30 Mountain 8:30 Pacific)

Duration: 55 minutes

Prerequisite: None

Suggested Grade Level: 7th to 12th grade

Fee: FREE

Instructor: Erin M. Brown, MA, MFA

Course Description: Get the skills to become strong, confident, and able to study for any high school level course with success! This course is a must-have for students who want to make learning and test taking the easiest (and most successful) that it can be. You’ll learn the skills of active listening and active reading (what they are and how they work for you), note taking and annotation (for any “live” or online course or learning situation), critical reading skills for comprehension (to remember what we’ve read faster and with easier recall), test-taking skills (how to prepare for tests and what to do during tests), and more. You’ll use these skills in high school, college, and beyond. Be prepared for the future and do well in your coursework today when you take this course!

Course Outline:

Class 1: Active listening and how to take notes effectively

Class 2: Active reading and how to study effectively

Class 3: Critical reading skills for comprehension

Class 4: Test-taking in a timed setting

Course Materials: All materials are provided free within the course.

Homework: This is a lecture course with approximately 1.5 to 2 hours of work per class (reading and auto-graded quizzes).

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Starts Starts: 9/17/2021 11:30 AM
Ends Ends: 10/8/2021 12:30 PM
Sessions Sessions: 4
Pricing Pricing:
Location Location:
Status Status: 43 open seats left
Class Size Class size: 60 seats
 
Excel in all of learning with this absolutely FREE 4-Session course! Learn the most important, must-have skills for school success, and find out how to get the highest listening skills for understanding, how to take the best notes from a lecture and from a text, how to listen and read “actively” for greater connection and higher comprehension, the best ways to prepare for a test, how to take timed tests effectively and more!

Special Notes:
Homeschool Connections offers this course absolutely free, as it lays a foundation of study skills to help students be successful in all of their school courses.

Due to the popularity of this course, it is offered twice in the fall semester and once in the Spring semester. Choose the dates and times that work best for your family.

Total Classes: 4

Class Dates and Times:

Fridays, October 22 to November 12, 2021

11:30 AM Eastern (10:30 Central 9:30 Mountain 8:30 Pacific)

Duration: 55 minutes

Prerequisite: None

Suggested Grade Level: 7th to 12th grade

Fee: FREE

Instructor: Erin M. Brown, MA, MFA

Course Description: Get the skills to become strong, confident, and able to study for any high school level course with success! This course is a must-have for students who want to make learning and test taking the easiest (and most successful) that it can be. You’ll learn the skills of active listening and active reading (what they are and how they work for you), note taking and annotation (for any “live” or online course or learning situation), critical reading skills for comprehension (to remember what we’ve read faster and with easier recall), test-taking skills (how to prepare for tests and what to do during tests), and more. You’ll use these skills in high school, college, and beyond. Be prepared for the future and do well in your coursework today when you take this course!

Course Outline:

Class 1: Active listening and how to take notes effectively

Class 2: Active reading and how to study effectively

Class 3: Critical reading skills for comprehension

Class 4: Test-taking in a timed setting

Course Materials: All materials are provided free within the course.

Homework: This is a lecture course with approximately 1.5 to 2 hours of work per class (reading and auto-graded quizzes).

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Starts Starts: 10/22/2021 11:30 AM
Ends Ends: 11/12/2021 12:30 PM
Sessions Sessions: 4
Pricing Pricing:
Location Location:
Status Status: 57 open seats left
Class Size Class size: 60 seats
 
Excel in all of learning with this absolutely FREE 4-Session course! Learn the most important, must-have skills for school success, and find out how to get the highest listening skills for understanding, how to take the best notes from a lecture and from a text, how to listen and read “actively” for greater connection and higher comprehension, the best ways to prepare for a test, how to take timed tests effectively and more!

Special Notes:
Homeschool Connections offers this course absolutely free, as it lays a foundation of study skills to help students be successful in all of their school courses.

Due to the popularity of this course, it is offered twice in the fall semester and once in the Spring semester. Choose the dates and times that work best for your family.

Total Classes: 4

Class Dates: Fridays, January 14 to February 11, 2022. No class January 21 for the March for Life.

Starting time: 11:30 AM Eastern (10:30 Central 9:30 Mountain 8:30 Pacific)

Duration: 55 minutes

Prerequisite: None

Suggested Grade Level: 7th to 12th grade

Fee: FREE

Instructor: Erin M. Brown, MA, MFA

Course Description: Get the skills to become strong, confident, and able to study for any high school level course with success! This course is a must-have for students who want to make learning and test taking the easiest (and most successful) that it can be. You’ll learn the skills of active listening and active reading (what they are and how they work for you), note taking and annotation (for any “live” or online course or learning situation), critical reading skills for comprehension (to remember what we’ve read faster and with easier recall), test-taking skills (how to prepare for tests and what to do during tests), and more. You’ll use these skills in high school, college, and beyond. Be prepared for the future and do well in your coursework today when you take this course!

Course Outline:

Class 1: Active listening and how to take notes effectively

Class 2: Active reading and how to study effectively

Class 3: Critical reading skills for comprehension

Class 4: Test-taking in a timed setting

Course Materials: All materials are provided free within the course.

Homework: This is a lecture course with approximately 1.5 to 2 hours of work per class (reading and auto-graded quizzes).

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Starts Starts: 1/14/2022 11:30 AM
Ends Ends: 2/11/2022 12:30 PM
Sessions Sessions: 4
Pricing Pricing:
Location Location:
Status Status: 58 open seats left
Class Size Class size: 60 seats
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