Scholar – Final Online Sessions before the exams

These are the final SCHOLAR online sessions for this academic year focusing on exam preparation. We are sending this out earlier than usual to accommodate students finishing shortly for exam leave:

National 5 Maths                                                           Monday 9th May              6.00pm

Higher Modern Languages                                          Monday 9th May              7.30 pm

Higher Math                                                                   Tuesday 10th May            6.00pm

Advanced Higher Modern Languages                       Tuesday 10th May            7.30 pm

Higher Computing Science                                          Wednesday 18th May      7.00pm

Full details can be found on the SCHOLAR website: http://scholar.hw.ac.uk/Resources/Live_Online_Sessions/

 

The Tutors will also be online to answer student questions on the discussion boards, details can be found: http://scholar.hw.ac.uk/Resources/Ask_a_Tutor.html

 

SCHOLAR News

Margaret Ferguson, our online Maths tutor, recorded a short audio file crammed with top tips for Higher Maths revision and exam preparation. It’s linked on the front page of the SCHOLAR website http://scholar.hw.ac.uk/

Direct link: http://scholar.hw.ac.uk/Resources/Mathematics.html

 

In the Technical Requirements section of our website we’ve added a video on how to install Puffin Academy so that you can use the flash-based activities used in the SCHOLAR courses on mobile devices. http://scholar.hw.ac.uk/Information_About/Technical_requirements.html

 

Lookout for our new SCHOLAR English courses in new academic year.

 

best wishes

Carol Walker

 

Educational Technologist

SCHOLAR

Scholar Online Session This Week

This week’s SCHOLAR online session will be:

CfE Higher Modern Languages – Tuesday 8st  December 7.30 pm

CfE Higher Computing Science – Wednesday 9th December 7.30 pm

Full details can be found on the SCHOLAR website: http://scholar.hw.ac.uk/Resources/Live_Online_Sessions/

ALL tutors will also be online to answer student questions on the discussion boards, details can be found: http://scholar.hw.ac.uk/Resources/Ask_a_Tutor.html

ALL session are being recorded and can be found here: http://scholar.hw.ac.uk/Resources/Live_Online_Sessions/Previous_Sessions.html

CfE Advanced Higher Modern Languages – SCHOLAR online session

This week’s SCHOLAR online session will be: CfE Advanced Higher Modern Languages

Tuesday 1st  December             7.30 pm

Full details can be found on the SCHOLAR website: http://scholar.hw.ac.uk/Resources/Live_Online_Sessions/

ALL tutors will also be online to answer student questions on the discussion boards, details can be found: http://scholar.hw.ac.uk/Resources/Ask_a_Tutor.html

Scholar – Parental Information

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@SCHOLARuk Provide an information Leaflet for parents sharing more about Scholar.  SCHOLAR provides free access to high quality learning materials on the web. The content is written by experienced teachers and is strictly aligned with the new SQA CfE curriculum. Over 30 subjects at National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher are available to students and teachers in Scottish schools.  The leaflet can be accessed via the Blog post link Scholar Parent Info

Scholar Online Sessions

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Next week’s SCHOLAR online sessions will be:

CfE Advanced Higher Modern Languages     Tuesday 17th November         7.30 pm

CfE Higher Computing Science                         Wednesday 18th November  7.30pm

CfE Higher Maths                                                 Thursday 19th November      6 pm

For further info see http://scholar.hw.ac.uk/Resources/Live_Online_Sessions/

 

Live Online Support Sessions – Scholar

Scholar host a number of live support sessions across a range of subjects and levels.  This term the following sessions will be taking place.  Each session lasts up to an hour in total, including time for questions and answers towards the end.

For further details and for the URL needed to join speak to your relevant teacher.

Theme: Surds, Indices, Brackets, Factorising & Completing the square
Subjects: National 5 Maths
Audience: Student
When: Thursday, 5 November 2015 6:00 PM
Presented by: Margaret Ferguson, SCHOLAR Online Tutor for Maths
Theme: Reading
Subjects: Higher Modern Languages
Audience: Student
When: Tuesday, 10 November 2015 7:30 PM
Presented by: Douglas Angus, SCHOLAR Online Tutor for Modern Languages
Theme: Differentiation
Subjects: Higher Maths
Audience: Student
When: Thursday, 12 November 2015 6:00 PM
Presented by: Margaret Ferguson, SCHOLAR Online Tutor for Maths
Theme: Tackling the translation
Subjects: Advanced Higher Modern Languages
Audience: Student
When: Tuesday, 17 November 2015 7:30 PM
Presented by: Douglas Angus, SCHOLAR Online Tutor for Modern Languages
Theme: Procedures, Functions and parameters
Subjects: Higher Computing Science
Audience: Student
When: Wednesday, 18 November 2015 7:30 PM
Presented by: Ian King, SCHOLAR Online Tutor for Computing Science
Theme: The Circle
Subjects: Higher Maths
Audience: Student
When: Thursday, 19 November 2015 6:00 PM
Presented by: Margaret Ferguson, SCHOLAR Online Tutor for Maths
Theme: Tackling the translation
Subjects: Higher Modern Languages
Audience: Student
When: Tuesday, 24 November 2015 7:30 PM
Presented by: Douglas Angus, SCHOLAR Online Tutor for Modern Languages
Theme: Stacks and Queues
Subjects: Advanced Higher Computing Science
Audience: Student
When: Wednesday, 25 November 2015 7:30 PM
Presented by: Ian King, SCHOLAR Online Tutor for Computing Science
Theme: Algebraic fractions, Straight lines, inequalities & similarity
Subjects: National 5 Maths
Audience: Student
When: Thursday, 26 November 2015 6:00 PM
Presented by: Margaret Ferguson, SCHOLAR Online Tutor for Maths
Theme: Better listening
Subjects: Advanced Higher Modern Languages
Audience: Student
When: Tuesday, 1 December 2015 7:30 PM
Presented by: Douglas Angus, SCHOLAR Online Tutor for Modern Languages
Theme: Better listening
Subjects: Higher Modern Languages
Audience: Student
When: Tuesday, 8 December 2015 7:30 PM
Presented by: Douglas Angus, SCHOLAR Online Tutor for Modern Languages
Theme: Arrays and Records
Subjects: Higher Computing Science
Audience: Student
When: Wednesday, 9 December 2015 7:30 PM
Presented by: Ian King, SCHOLAR Online Tutor for Computing Science