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EAL/English  

A guide to support Dandenong High School students in their study of English.
Last Updated: Feb 19, 2013 URL: http://libguides.dandenong-hs.vic.edu.au/EALEnglish Print Guide RSS Updates

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Learn Skills - Ergo - from the State Library of Victoria

The State Library of Victoria has put together some great resources to help you with your school work and homework.

Research skills

Good research makes writing assignments and essays easier, and helps improve your results.

 

 

Essay writing isn't hard if you follow some simple steps. Learn how to write a winning essay with minimal stress.

 

Secondary school is important, but so is staying sane. Follow some simple steps to make school less stressful.

 

Daily Writing Tips

 

Library Catalogue

Click here to search the Dandenong High School Library Catalogue

 

HSC: All My Own Work

HSC: All My Own Work is a program organised by the NSW Education Department.  If you work through the modules you will gain great skills that will help you avoid plagiarism and ensure that you are doing all of your own work.  Even though this is a NSW program, the skills are also very relevant to students in Victoria too.

 

PaperRater

A program that will help you check your grammar, make suggestions for you to improve your writing and help you detect plagiarism.

 

Find the courage to continue...

 

Youtube 'Inspirational' Video - Working Hard ly

This cheeky video should make everyone smile, teachers and students alike.  It could be a great discussion starter about the importance of striking the right balance between work and play.  How much study and homework do you think is appropriate? What steps are you taking to look after your health and wellbeing?

Databases

ClickView
ClickView Online is a digitised video library available across the School Network and from home. It provides access to over 10,000 titles which can be searched by category or keyword. ClickView also enables a movie clip to be exported in a format that can be inserted easily into Powerpoint or Word.
 
Echo
The newspaper index Echo is available on-line via this link and from the LRC's school Intranet page where staff and students can access login details. The Issue Outlines compiled by Echo are also a very useful resource. 
 

Newsbank gives access to the full-text content of Australia's newspapers dating back to 1999.

Staff and students can access login details on the LRC's school Intranet page.

SLASA Online Referencing Generator
SLASA Online Reference Generator takes the stress out of referencing and is suitable for students of all levels.

Staff and students can access login details on the LRC's school Intranet page.

 
World Book Web Logo
WorldBook Online offers online encyclopaedia resources which are suitable for students and their families.

Staff and students can access login details on the LRC's school Intranet page.

original ziptales site

Ziptales Online features a library of high interest stories and other learning resources which are suitable for students of all ages and their families. Staff and students can access login details on the LRC's school Intranet page.

 
      
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