Interactive Online Resources and Websites

Interactive Online Resources and Websites 

 

These links give access to online resources for improving learning skills and strategies. This page will continue to updated to reflect new helpful materials.  

 

Remote Learning & Campus Support

 

Complete this interactive tutorial on distance learning created by CDLI.

Updated daily, the Student Support Center offers an FAQ list answering questions related to remote campus services, logistics, technology, and more. 

Information on how to engage virtually with your SeattleU community and beyond. 

 

Time Management and Assignment Planning 

 

Rescue Time helps you understand where your time goes each day by tracking exactly how you spend time on your digital devices.   

Forest is an app that helps you keep focused by planting trees in a digital forest. Your trees will grow as you focus on your work. Earn coins to help plant real trees with nonprofit Trees for the Future.

Available on Google Chrome, Mindful Browsing nudges you away from time wasting websites using beautiful images and personalized reminders.

Brought to you by the University of Minnesota, this assignment calculator breaks down research and writing projects into manageable steps based on your due dates. You can even sign up for notifications to keep you on track!

 

 Learning Styles  

 

How well do you understand your own learning preferences? Take the VARK assessment to better understand how you learn best and then apply strategies tailored to your individualized learning preferences to your studies.

 

 Study Skills

 

Not the slickest website, but possibly the most comprehensive, this inventory of study skills for students covers a wide range topics in an accessible format . Make sure to check out its resource bank of subject specific study strategies. 

 

 Mindfulness & Relaxation Exercises

 

Crafted for students by the Darmouth College Wellness Center, these guided relaxation exercises will help you relax your body and mind. 

 

Math 

 

Whether you love or hate Algebra, these engaging online lessons are a great supplementary resource.

The WolframAlpha problem solving app offers expert level equations answers on many different topics, including step-by-step solutions for over 60 topics in Math, Chemistry, and Physics.

 

Science

 

High quality study resources on Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences and more. 

 

Writing 

 

In addition to writing consultations, our partner in the SeattleU Learning Commons has assembled a valuable list of resources for students on many different writing topics. 

 

Social Science, Humanities, & Foreign Language

 

A collection of the best free educational and cultural media on the Internet, including audio books, ebooks, lectures, films, and an excellent compilation of learning resources for 48 different languages

 

Multidisciplinary

 

Beloved by learners around the world for very good reason, The Khan Academy offers lessons a wide range of academic topics.

Alison offers free online academic and personal growth courses aimed at empowering people to be life-long learners.