c Scavenger Map

Scavenger Hunt for The Study Skills Help Page 

 

http://www.mtsu.edu/~studskl

 

The following is a scavenger hunt through The Skills Help Page, the home page for your learning strategies course. This activity should give you practice navigating the help page and help you discover useful resources to supplement your classroom experiences. If you do not have a computer at home, here are a few places you have access to free computer use and printing.

 

University Computer Lab, College of Business-Business and Aerospace Bldg., S137. This lab is open 24/7

University Computer Lab, Computer Science Department Kirksey Old Main, KOM 350/351/360

University Computer Lab, Instructional Technology Support Center (ITSC) McWherter Learning Resources Center, James Walker Library, Residents of Corlew, Lyon, Smith, Womack Lane, and WoodFelder residence halls have access to computer labs in their building

 

Instructions for each item are on this scavenger map. Your answers and findings should be recorded on the worksheet described as item #1.

 

Item #1

On the bottom right corner of The Study Skills Help Page you will find the this icon

n Click on the treasure chest download the pdf file and print it. This is your answer sheet. When you have printed the worksheet, in blank #1 write where you printed it.

(This item involves downloading and printing a file, Ask someone in the lab to help you if you have trouble. This is something you will need to do in this and other classes)

 

Item #2           

Find the syllabus for your class. Find the scavenger hunt treasure chest in block for the fourth class meeting.  Click on the treasure chest and write follow directions.

 

Item #3           

Virtual Field Trips for each unit are linked from the syllabus. However, you can get to the virtual field trips from the home page.  Click on the link to Virtual Field Trips. In the worksheet blank for #3 write the page number in the text that corresponds to the Note Taking Fieldtrip.

 

Item #4           

Under “What Your Mother Never Told You About College”, name one tip that Bed Bath and Beyond gives to all college students.

 

Item #5           

What did you do to get back to The Study Skills Help Page

 

Item #6           

Power Points are also linked to the syllabus but can be accessed from the chart titled Power Point Presentations for Topics Discussed in Class. Click on first day musts and list one thing suggested that you did not do on the first day of class.

Item #7           

Name one of the ten categories scored on the Lassi sheet?

 

Item #8           

What part of the library must you go to so you can complete the Birthday sheet within your library assignment?

 

Item #9           

For Unit Test 1 Review, what order must you list the levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy?

 

Item #10         

What is your MTSU email address?

 

Item #11         

What colors do they use in the example for the Stroop Effect?

 

 

Item #12         

How many players can play in Unit III Jeopardy?

 

Item #13         

Name two learning outcomes for Unit I.

Item  #14        

Name two parts of the brain that Sam is dreaming about in Sam’s Brainy Adventure under Brain Games?

 

Item #15         

Find the Unit Test III Evaluation (Unit III review). How many study aids are listed?

 

Item #16         

List the 4 categories for the take home portion of the final exam.

 

Item #17         

What are the categories listed on the challenge board for Memory Principles in reviewing for Unit Test II?

 

Item #18         

Link to Exploring College Life Activities List. Print it off and attach to your answer sheet.

In blank 18, write attached.

 

Item #19         

Name 3 things you might do towards earning your 100 points for Exploring College LIFE Activities.

Item #20         

What are the first and third items listed in Essential E-mail Etiquette?

 

Item #21         

How many extra credit “what’s your advice” assignments may you do?

 

Item #22         

Find the link for Freshman Connect. Name 3 things you found that you didn’t already know.

 

Item #23         

Does your instructor teach other sections of this course? Is yes? List them.

 

Item #24         

From the MTSU home page find Student Health Services. Where are they located?

Item #25         

Click on Free Tutoring on Campus. Where is the math lab?

Item #26         

Give the name of the Altavista translator?

 

Item #27         

Name one definition that Merriam Webster gives for the word “lagniappe”?

 

Item #28         

Name one out of the ten tips for surviving college?

 

Item #29         

Check Course Requirements. State the policy for missed daily quizzed and unit tests not taken on time.

 

Item #30         

What is your instructor's name, email address and phone number?