ATL Skills Source: MYP From Principles to Practice p97-114.

How can students demonstrate organization skills?

Managing time and tasks effectively
From Planners to Practices: ATL resources wikispace
  • Plan short- and long-term assignments; meet deadlines
  • Create plans to prepare for summative assessments (examinations and performances)
  • Keep and use a weekly planner for assignments
  • Set goals that are challenging and realistic
  • Plan strategies and take action to achieve personal and academic goals
  • Bring necessary equipment and supplies to class
  • Keep an organized and logical system of information files/notebooks
  • Use appropriate strategies for organizing complex information
  • Understand and use sensory learning preferences (learning styles)
  • Select and use technology effectively and productively


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