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TLC Escondido, ESC-500

September 2016

Escondido TLC: Discover Your Learning Style

September 22, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

HOW DO YOU LEARN BEST? This skillshop explores different ways of learning that affect the way we process and learn information.

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Escondido TLC: Effective Note-taking Methods Skillshop

September 29, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Come learn how to make the most of your class lectures: ♦WHAT do you WRITE? ♦HOW do you take notes in class? ♦WHAT do you do AFTER you take notes? ♦HOW do you USE your notes to study?  

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October 2016

Escondido TLC: Math Success While Reducing Anxiety

October 1, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am

♦Learn how to overcome math anxiety ♦Learn about stress reduction ♦Learn time management techniques ♦Learn specific math study strategies ♦Learn test-taking techniques …and much more!

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Escondido TLC: Delivering a Persuasive Speech

October 3, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

LEARN ABOUT: •Setting your speech goal •Audience analysis •Evidence and empathy •Choosing a structural pattern •Balance and obstacles

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Escondido TLC: Test-taking Strategies

October 4, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

~Don’t stress about the test! ~Assess your current test-taking strategies! ~Learn tips to do better on exams!

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Escondido TLC: Math Essentials for ESL

October 10, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

≈ Multiplication review ≈ How to do long division ≈ What does the “remainder" mean ≈ Place values in the long division answers

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Escondido TLC: Choosing a Major

October 12, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

♦Choosing a major is a process, and our TLC Counselor is here to help! ♦Attend this skillshop to find out about majors that are best suited for you based on your passion and skills. ♦Learn about course offerings and career choices based on your major.

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Escondido TLC: Do, Does, & Did for ESL Skillshop

October 26, 2016 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am

TOPICS COVERED: -When to use use do, does and did -Negative sentences with do and did -Structure of a yes/no question -Forming “WH” open-ended questions -…and much more!

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November 2016

Escondido TLC: Writing a Persuasive Essay

November 2, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

LEARN ABOUT: •Understanding ETHOS, PATHOS, & LOGOS •Choosing a dynamic proposition •Formats, including Monroe’s Motivated Sequence •Fallacies and pitfalls to avoid •Handy handouts: Using signal phrases in MLA papers & a comprehensive list of transition words

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Escondido TLC: Making Sense of Percents

November 14, 2016 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

-Writing percents as decimals -Writing percents as fractions -Writing a decimal as a percent -Writing a fraction or mixed number as a percent …and much more!

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Escondido TLC: Idioms Are a Piece of Cake

November 16, 2016 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am

What are idioms? Origin of idioms Literal and figurative language Common American idioms …and much more!

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Escondido TLC: Immigrant Rights

November 28, 2016 @ 10:45 am

-Discuss various types of immigrant populations and policies -Analyze the experience and narratives of immigrants -Share ideas of inclusion -Discuss AB 60 Drivers License and Priority Enforcement Program -Remind attendees about the Dream Act Workshop provided by the Financial Aid Department on 12/1 at 5:00pm, Rm. 101 at the Escondido Campus

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Escondido TLC: What’s Your Point?: Writing a Thesis Statement

November 30, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

-Choosing and introducing a topic -Correctly addressing the prompt -Making a clear and convincing argument -Supporting your points

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December 2016

Escondido TLC: Acing Your Finals

December 7, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Explore different techniques to prepare you for your final exams.

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February 2017

Escondido TLC: Do, Does, and Did for ESL

February 22, 2017 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am

Topics Covered: •When to use do, does, and did •Negative sentences with do and did •Structure of a yes/no question •Forming "WH" open-ended questions •...and much more!

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Escondido TLC: How to Make the Most of Your College Experience-Part 1

February 22, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

• Review on-campus services and resources that students should know about • Talk about Admissions Office, Financial Aid/ Scholarships Office, Counseling, all Tutoring Centers, Career Center, and Student Affairs Office • Discuss why students should take advantage of Instructors’ Office Hours

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March 2017

Escondido TLC: Effective Note-taking Methods

March 2, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Escondido TLC: In-text Citations for MLA

March 7, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Escondido TLC: Time Management

March 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Escondido TLC: How to Make the Most of Your College Experience ~ Part 2

March 22, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Escondido TLC: Factoring Equations

March 23, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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April 2017

Escondido TRIO &TLC: UCSD Transfer Skillshop

April 4, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Come talk to Timothy Borch, a UCSD Representative, to learn more about UCSD and the transfer process!

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Escondido TLC: Test-taking Strategies

April 13, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

~Don’t stress about the test!  ~Assess your current test-taking strategies! ~Learn tips to do better on exams!

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Escondido TLC: What’s Your Point: Writing a Thesis Statement

April 20, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Escondido TLC: Motivation and Goal Setting

April 27, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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May 2017

Escondido TLC: Math Essentials for ESL

May 2, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Escondido TLC: Idioms Are a Piece of Cake

May 3, 2017 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
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Escondido TLC: How to Make Sense of Percents

May 11, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

-Writing percents as decimals -Writing percents as fractions -Writing a decimal as a percent -Writing a fraction or mixed number as a percent …and much more!

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Escondido TLC: Acing Your Finals

May 17, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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August 2017

Escondido TLC: Effective Note-taking Methods

August 31, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

•Learn strategies on how to take meaningful and effective class notes!

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September 2017

Escondido TLC: Do, Does, & Did for ESL

September 6, 2017 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am

•When to use do, does, and did •Negative sentences with do and did •Structure of a yes/no question •Forming "WH" open-ended questions •...and much more!

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Escondido TLC: Test-taking Strategies

September 14, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

~Don’t stress about the test! ~Assess your current test-taking strategies! ~Learn tips to do better on exams!

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October 2017

Escondido TLC: How to Make Sense of Percents

October 4, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

-Writing percents as decimals -Writing percents as fractions -Writing a decimal as a percent -Writing a fraction or mixed number as a percent …and much more!

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Escondido TLC: Idioms Are a Piece of Cake

October 18, 2017 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am

•What are idioms? •Origin of idioms •Literal and figurative language •Common American idioms …and much more!

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Escondido TLC: Factoring Equations

October 26, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

≈Factor out the greatest common factor ≈Factor trinomials ≈Factor by grouping ≈Special factoring techniques

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Escondido TLC: ESL Skillshop Series

October 26, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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November 2017

Escondido TLC: What’s Your Point?: Writing a Thesis Statement

November 1, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

-Choosing and introducing a topic -Correctly addressing the prompt -Making a clear and convincing argument -Supporting your points

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Escondido TLC: ESL Skillshop Series

November 2, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Escondido TLC: ESL Skillshop Series

November 9, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Escondido TLC: ESL Skillshop Series

November 16, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Escondido TLC: Acing Your Finals

November 30, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

•Explore different techniques to prepare you for your final exams.

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February 2018

Escondido TLC: Choosing a Major

February 12, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

♦Choosing a major is a process, and our TLC Counselor is here to help! ♦Attend this Skillshop to find out about majors that are best suited for you based on your passion and skills. ♦Learn about course offerings and career choices based on your major.

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Escondido TLC: Do, Does, & Did for ESL

February 21, 2018 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am

~When to use do, does, and did ~Negative sentences with do and did ~Structure of a yes/no question ~Forming "WH" open-ended questions ~...and much more!

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March 2018

Escondido TLC: Effective Note-taking Methods

March 1, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

•Make note-taking fun! Learn about some useful note-taking strategies.

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Escondido TLC: How to Write a Persuasive Essay

March 7, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

LEARN ABOUT: •Understanding ETHOS, PATHOS, & LOGOS •Choosing a dynamic proposition •Formats, including Monroe’s Motivated Sequence •Fallacies and pitfalls to avoid •Handy handouts: Using signal phrases in MLA papers & a comprehensive list of transition words

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Escondido TLC: Research Ready~How to Use Library Databases for Your Research

March 12, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

♦Looking for "scholarly and peer-reviewed" articles? Don't feel lost! Come to this Skillshop to learn about library databases and the "scholarly/peer-reviewed" articles they contain.

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Escondido TLC: Time Management

March 19, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

💡 Increase efficiency and productivity 💡 Learn ways to prioritize 💡 Find out how to organize

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April 2018

Escondido TLC: Factoring Equations

April 5, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

≈Factor out the greatest common factor ≈Factor trinomials ≈Factor by grouping ≈Special factoring techniques

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Escondido TLC: Test-taking Strategies

April 12, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

~Don’t stress about the test!  ~Assess your current test-taking strategies! ~Learn tips to do better on exams!

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Escondido TLC: Motivation and Goal Setting

April 23, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

♦Learn tips on how to stay focused, motivated, and committed to your academic goals!

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May 2018

Escondido TLC: Mastering Logarithms

May 9, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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June 2018

Summer Bridge – Escondido ESL JAM

June 25, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
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September 2018

Escondido TLC: Exploring Majors and Career Interests

September 5, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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♦Choosing a major is a process, and our TLC Counselor is here to help! ♦Attend this Skillshop to find out about majors that are best suited for you based on your passion and skills. ♦Learn about course offerings and career choices based on your major.

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October 2018

Escondido TLC: Idioms Are a Piece of Cake

October 10, 2018 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
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What are idioms? Origin of idioms Literal and figurative language Common American idioms …and much more!

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TLC Escondido: Test-taking Strategies

October 23, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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~Don’t stress about the test!  ~Assess your current test-taking strategies! ~Learn tips to do better on exams!

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November 2018

TLC Escondido: How to Read a Scholarly Article

November 5, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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♦ Learn how to read a scholarly article in minutes to save hours!  Librarian Natalie Lopez gives you tips, tricks and techniques to read scholarly articles from your library databases!

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February 2019

TLC Escondido: Effective Note-taking Methods for Math

February 6 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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≈Learn effective note-taking tips for math

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TLC Escondido: Effective Note-taking Methods

February 12 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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•Learn how to take effective notes. •Make note-taking fun!

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TLC Escondido: What’s Your Point?~Writing a Thesis Statement

February 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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-Choosing and introducing a topic -Correctly addressing the prompt -Making a clear and convincing argument -Supporting your points

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March 2019

TLC Escondido: Do, Does, and Did for ESL

March 6 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
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•When to use do, does and did •Negative sentences with do and did •Structure of a yes/no question •Forming “WH” open-ended questions •…and much more!

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TLC Escondido: Introduction to Public Speaking

March 13 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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Are you in Speech 100? Does public speaking scare you? If so, please join us for an Introduction to Public Speaking skillshop where you will be given the tools to not only survive, but to succeed in your speech classes. ♦How to prepare for your speech ♦Effective speaking exercises ♦How to present your speech calmly and confidently ♦…and much more!    

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TLC Escondido: Motivation and Goal Setting

March 19 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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•Learn strategies that promote motivation and planning •Learn how to set reasonable goals

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April 2019

TLC Escondido: Factoring Polynomials

April 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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≈Factor out the greatest common factor ≈Factor trinomials ≈Factor by grouping ≈Special factoring techniques

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TLC Escondido: Public Speaking Skills for ESL

April 10 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Are you an ESL student interested in public speaking? Do presentations give you anxiety? If so, please join us for a Public Speaking Skillshop! We will discuss:  How to cope with public speaking anxiety Tools for improvising​ Managing nonverbals …and much more!

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TLC Escondido: Idioms Are a Piece of Cake

April 17 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
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What are idioms? Origin of idioms Literal and figurative language Common American idioms …and much more!

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