How to study and write for Sciences
Reading Guides for Science Texts
"Reading guides help students distinguish the most important ideas from a science text." Just what I need!
Reading in the Sciences Word doc
Find out what's different about scientific reading.
How to Read a Scientific Research Paper
Get hints to make reading a scientific article easier. Plus learn what the parts are of a research article.
Reading and Problem Solving for Physical Sciences
Learn about the importance of new vocabulary and textbook definitions. Get your 4 step approach to solving problems.
General Note taking Tips, Science Illustrations and Note taking
Find several strategies for improving notetaking skills in science courses.
Photo Flash card and Working in the Laboratory
This is a 2 part handout. The first part gives ideas for using photo flash cards for test preparation. The second part provides tips for working in the lab, like "Don't trust your memory. Write down everything ..."
Strategies for Teaching Reading and Vocabulary
This would be an excellent handout for tutors to use when working with science students.
Writing in the Sciences
It's a Science paper, not an English paper! How can I make my writing more objective?
Need to report on experimental research? Try IMRAD.
Sample Lab Report Assignment
What's a lab report look like anyway? Here is a detailed explanation of all the parts that need to be included.
Scientific Writing: Questions about a Journal Article
Here are the questions to use when analyzing an article from a scientific journal.