Search all MERLOT
Click here to go to your profile
Select to go to your workspace
Click here to go to your Dashboard Report
Click here to go to your Content Builder
Click here to log out
Search Terms
Enter username
Enter password
Please give at least one keyword of at least three characters for the search to work with. The more keywords you give, the better the search will work for you.
select OK to launch help window
cancel help

MERLOT II


    

Personal Collection Detail View


Cross-Discipline appropriate LOs (Basic Interdisciplinary Skills)

by Jay Holden
Bookmark and Share

Description:
This collection is a group of cross-discipline learning materials to provide assistance for various universal fields.

Authorized users only:


1.

Purdue University's Online Writing Lab


Added 07/24/2008
I really enjoyed reviewing this writing resource material after I was referred to it by our University's writing assistance department. I have since used it in my classroom and students have reported feedback that they found it very worthwhile as well. Overall a great tool for anyone with writing questions from reference style to writing style support.
2.

Research Methods


Added 07/22/2008
This material is a great resource for introducing the concepts of research methods across multiple disciplines. It is simple yet informative. It also covers a fair amount of detail in a short time using appropriate examples for various disciplines. This material's potential effectiveness as a teaching tool is very high especially in introductory courses.
3.

Study Guides and Strategies


Added 09/21/2008
Study skills across many disciplines. Presented in various languages too! A good resource for students.
4.

Statistics Every Writer Should Know


Added 09/10/2008
A VERY simple outline of what stats terms mean and how/when it is appropriate to use them in writing. Good for quick & dirty on stats
5.

Adventures in Statistics - Free Learning Episodes


Added 10/17/2008
Funny but helpful videos on learning stats.
6.

In Pictures: Online Computer Tutorials


Added 12/17/2008
Easy to use technology support tutorial with pictures and solid direction. Very useful for faculty or students using new technology tools.
7.

Index of Learning Styles


Added 06/25/2008
Use the inventory to assess students learning styles in order to find out what types of materials would be best for HW.
8.

Graphing the line y = mx + b


Added 12/17/2008
This applet is a simple and effective tool for teaching the graphing of a line. It could easily be incorporated into a course assignment that would be very beneficial for many students.
9.

Unit Conversions


Added 12/17/2008
I thought that this LO was very useful as a teaching aid, straight forward in terms of instructions, and excellent in presenting the content of conversion. Great tool & should be known to many. I didn't love the ads as they are a bit distracting. Overall very good.
10.

ThatQuiz - Math Test Activities


Added 12/17/2008
This is a great tool for learning or getting a refresher on general math concepts across the board. Very simple and effective as a teaching tool. A bit too plain in presentation but other than that it's great. Overall all great site.
11.

Internet Detective


Added 12/17/2008
This tutorial teaches students finding solid sources how to assess the validity of websites that may appear legitimate. It is a simple tutorial with great examples presented in an exciting and enticing manner. Overall it is a great resource for students to use when attempting to find sources. Good links too.
12.

Multiple Linear Regression Analysis


Added 12/17/2008
A multiple linear regression tool to help in the learning process. Overall very good and helpful.
13.

Guessing Correlations


Added 04/17/2009
A simple and effective LO that simulates various correlations. Helpful for students attempting to visualize correlations.
To add a link to a material not in the MERLOT collection, click here.