Here we are already past the mid-point of the session! No doubt you're assignments are starting to pile up! What better reason to brush up on your skills and take advantage of the many resources and supports available to you at George Brown College:
Communicate more naturally with Idioms!
1. VOCABULARY BUILDING WORKSHOP (levels 4-8)
Time: 3-4:30 pm
TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS
Come for tutoring to get help with English conversation, pronunciation and grammar!
When: Tuesdays, Thursdays
Where: D315, ESL Library
Time: 12-1 pm
Paraphrasing and Summarizing are key skills that you will need throughout your entire academic and working career. Come out to practice Writing skills and the essential skills of Summary and Paraphrase in a small group setting led by your Peer Leaders.
When: Tuesdays (sched A) and Thursdays (sched B)
Where: D308 Tuesday; D319 on Thursday (please note the room change on Thursday)
Time: 12:00-1:30 pm
SCHED A STUDENTS (levels 6-8)
Not sure how to study for exams? Want to build your language skills effectively? Need to obtain a high score? Learn strategies from Sina, a Peer Leader who would like to help you learn skills at test-taking.
When: Tues 1-2:30
Time: 1:00-2:30 pm
Want to improve your speaking? Meet new people and improve your confidence in conversation using games and role plays . This workshop will focus on conversation and speaking skills in a FUN and active atmosphere!
Time: 3:00 to 4:30 pm
Don't forget about the range of useful supports at GBC:
1. Peer Tutors are available M-F in room C503, at the THE Tutoring Learning Centre
Check out the TLC Blog HERE for updates on small group study opportunities and services available to you!
2. ESL Peer Leaders are available to support you and your study groups (D304A) M-F. Check the schedule on the door of D304A or drop by to arrange a session or get help with your study group! Remember: Study Smarter-not Harder! We remember 95% of what we teach to someone else, so form a study group and teach and learn from each other!
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Check out the creative talent so far: CLICK HERE
Scholarships for International Students: Click HERE for details
Level 7 & 8 Students:
SAVE THE DATE
SAVE THE DATE
Wednesday, February 16th, 12:30-1:30, D309
Information Session on Business and Financial Services Post-Secondary Programs
Click HERE for details.
|Pizza provided so please arrive on time|
Registration will be via email and your teachers will be giving you further details.