GLS1O Open
Learning Strategies 1: Skills for Success in Secondary School

Course Summary

Subject Area Subject: Guidance and Career Education

Grade 9

Prerequisites: None

1 Credit

4 Units, 20 learning activities

This course focuses on learning strategies to help students become better, more independent learners. Students will learn how to develop and apply literacy and numeracy skills, personal-management skills, and interpersonal and teamwork skills to improve their learning and achievement in school, the workplace, and the community. The course helps students build confidence and motivation to pursue opportunities for success in secondary school and beyond.

Course outline

Learning Activity 1 What do I know about myself as a learner?

Learning Activity 2 What is success?

Learning Activity 3 Problem-solving skills

Learning Activity 4 Time-management skills


Learning Activity 5 How am I smart?