Student Resources and Organising Products

 

Organising Products

zipper binders

My Zipper Binder

Available in many colours at outlets including Big W and Officeworks

expanding binder

Expanding Binder Wallets

Available in clear or colour and can be sourced from most stationery outlets including Officeworks.

Cocoon

Grid It 

Available direct from Cocoon

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Magazine Holders

Available from most stationery stores in a range of colours and materials.

Clocks & Alarms

 

Wake n Shake

You have to shake vigorously to wake up – more info

clocky

Clocky

The run away clock you have to chase around to turn off – more info

Timers

Time Timer

Available in many formats including an App.  Some Time Timer products are available on this website – click here.

mark my time

Mark my time

A bookmark-style timer for timing independent reading or for getting homework done.  Mark my time but also available in Australia if you google it.

pomodoro

Pomodoro Timer Lite

Pomodoro Timer Lite The idea is that you focus for 25 minutes and the timer signals it’s time for a 5 minute break.

File Management

Evernote

The workspace for your life’s work – bring it together in once place – Evernote

onenote

Microsoft Onenote

Digital note taking app that keeps it in one place – Onenote

Study Skills – Digital Flashcards

quizlet

Quizlet

Free learning tools for students and teachers – Quizlet.com

study blue

Study blue

Easy to make flashcards – Studyblue.com

Note Taking

dragon

Dragon Dictation

Allows you to easily dictate anything – nuancemobilelife.com

livescribe

Livescribe

Smartpens capture everything you hear and write – Livescribe.com

inclassapp

InClassApp

The last school App you will need – keeps track of everything – inclassapp.com

Managing Technology Distractions

 

freedom to

Freedom

Block distractions, be productive, and start accomplishing more. It works by disabling a computer’s internet connection for the time period you specify – freedom.to

Heyfocus

A Mac App to block distracting websites and increase productivity – heyfocus.com

selfcontrol

SelfControlApp

A free Mac application to help you avoid distracting websites.  You can block out distracting websites for a set amount of time – selfcontrolapp.com

cold turkey

Cold Turkey

A very customisable App that allows you to block anything from a specific webpage to the entire internet so you can focus on completing your work sooner – getcoldturkey.com

ourpact

 OurPact

OurPact a breakthrough parental control app that enables parental involvement in children’s device habits through Internet and application blocking. Our parental control solution allows parents to manage their child’s screen time at any time, and from anywhere.

antisocial

Anti Social

Rather than blocking the Internet in its entirety, Anti-Social automatically blocks all known time-robbers for a set period of time including social media – anti-social.cc

stay focusd image - blocks time wasting websites

StayFocusd

StayFocusd increases your productivity by limiting the amount of time that you can spend on time-wasting websites – stayfocusedapp.me

 

Mobicip

Mobicip is a parental App that manages the use of devices and computers – Mobicip.com