AVID Student Resources

Best Practices Towards Success:

  • Maintain enrollment in college preparatory classes
  • Maintain a notebook with class and text notes for each academic course
  • Maintain assignment sheets for each subject and complete tutorial forms for all AVID tutorial sessions
  • Take at least one page of notes in every class each day
  • Spend two hours per night on homework and study
  • Maintain satisfactory citizenship and attendance in all classes
  • Complete AVID assignments including writing and speaking tasks
  • Participate in AVID tutorials
  • Take the PSAT/SAT at least once
  • Attend the AVID field trips during and after school
  • Maintain at least a 2.0 grade point average
  • Increase academic rigor by enrolling in and successfully completing at least one Pre-AP/AP or IB class in one or more of the core curriculum areas (English, Math, Social Studies, Science) each year

WICOR​

Writing
​Focused Notes/Cornell Notes
Learning Logs
Quickwrites
Refections
Process Writing
Peer Evaluation
Authentic Writing
Summaries
Inquiry
Skilled Questioning
Costa’s Levels of Thinking
Socratic Seminars
Tutorials
Investigations
Guiding/Essential Questions
Collaboration
Socratic Seminars
Tutorials
Philosophical Chairs
Group Activities and Projects
Peer Editing
Sharing
Organization
Binders
Interactive Notebooks
Calendars and Planners
Graphic Organizers
Focused Notes/Cornell Notes
Tutorials and Study Groups
Project Planning and SMART Goals
Reading
Critical Reading
Marking the Text
Focused Notes/Cornell Notes
Graphic Organizers
Vocabulary Building
Summaries
Reciprocal Teaching

AVID Announcements

AVID Remind

Text @kb74e to 81010 to get AVID related reminders to your phone.