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
 mag_holder_soft_blue_1 Magazine Holders Available from most stationery stores in a range of colours and materials.

 

Clocks & Alarms

download 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 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 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
focus 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