• Where can I go for help with my homework?

    DHS HUB in the Library - hours are 7:30 am-5 pm- work on homework, use the computer lab, textbooks are available for use. College-aged tutors and teachers work with students on all subjects, Monday through Friday.  You may also come during our Gael Period!

    Tutoring University  - Monday and Thursdays from 6:00-7:30 pm in the HUB- tutors for every subject

                                            

    PE - You may pre-arrange with your PE teacher to report at 7 am on Fridays to run the track to make up points lost in your PE class that week.

    All other subjects - TALK to your teachers! They will help you, but they can’t read your mind. Ask them when you can come in for assistance.  Most teachers are available before and/or after school or at lunch.

    Study Skills Online Class - take a free online class through BYU.  Course includes learning styles, using your time effectively, how to use a textbook as a teacher, listening and note taking, preparing written work, and how to prepare for tests and quizzes.  Log onto elearn.byu.edu.  The course number is PDEV 080 (no grade or credit will be given for the class).

     

    Great Websites for Study Tips

    www.how-to-study.com, www.studygs.net and www.testtakingtips.com/test

    Time Management and Studying Resource Guide

     

    Off-Campus Tutoring Resources:

    -Coffee Shop Tutors - www.coffeeshoptutors.com

    - Prep Point - 866-773-7764

    - Mathnasium - 828-MATH

    - Bay Area Tutoring Center - 838-8235

    - The Tutoring Club - 556-0510

    - The Tutoring Center - 803-1015

    - Revolution Prep - 877-REV-PREP (Tutoring, AP, SAT, ACT)

    - Las Positas College private tutoring referral list:

    www.laspositascollege.edu/tutorialcenter/private-tutors.php

    - “Live Homework Help”- Free daily on-line tutoring from 1-10 pm - www.aclibrary.org - you need a library card to access site

    - Math and science on-line help - www.khanacademy.org  and www.brightstorm.com

    -Chegg Definitions-Get Definitions of Key Concepts from Chegg. In every subject there are many key concepts and terms that are crucial for students to know and understand.

    Please also check Chegg Prep, a brand new FREE service which students can easily use to find, create, share and study flashcards for any subject without a monthly subscription.