Scavenger Map

Scavenger Hunt for The Study Skills Help Page


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

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 third 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           

Power Points are also linked to the syllabus but can be accessed from the chart titled Power Point Presentations for 7th edition. Click on Chapter 2 Time Management and choose the Time Management powerpoint. What two ways to make more time are suggested in this power point.

Item #6           

What is the URL for the study skills help page?


Item #7           

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


Item #8         

What is your MTSU email address?


Item #9         

How many players can play in Unit III Jeopardy(See Unit 3 Review)?


Item #10         

Name two learning outcomes for Unit I.

Item #11         

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


Item #12         

There are practice quizzes for each chapter. They are linked at the top of you syllabus.Go to the quiz for Chapter 1. What is the answer for question 4?


Item #13         

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


Item #14         

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

In blank 14, write attached.


Item #15         

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

Item #16         

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


Item #17         

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


Item #18         

Does your instructor teach other sections of this course? Is yes? List them. What are your instructor's office hours?


Item #19         

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

Item #20         

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

Item #21        

Examine Links to Other Useful Sites listed on the homepage. Choose 1 and explain what is there and how you might use that resource.


Item #22         

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


Item #23

For each chapter in your textbook you are required to fill in the chapter review questions as you read.You may write your answers in your book or type you answers on the Word download. Find the word download for Chapter 1, print it and attach to your answer sheet.

Item #24         

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