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Study Tips

 

Set goals
  • What you would like to accomplish?
  • How will I improve grades this marking period?
  • How will I improve grades on the next test?
Time Management
  • Plan your time
  • Maximize your day (Get as much accomplished as you can)
  • Use a student planner
  • Pack your backpack the night before
Study
  • Set-up a study area with plenty of light
  • Avoid distractions; turnoff cell phone; no TV
  • Be consistent, study every day
  • Review Notes
  • Practice Vocabulary
  • Read – Read – Read
 Note-Taking
  • Take notes in class highlighting the teacher’s main points/ideas
  • Review notes daily and after class
  • Use pencils, pens, highlighters to organize
 Long Term Projects
  • Set a schedule; keep yourself on track
  • Set a deadline two days before actual due date
  • Proofread!
Test-Taking
  • Get plenty of sleep
  • Eat a healthy breakfast
  • Read directions and questions carefully
  • Be on time!
Other
  • Ask your teachers for help!
  • Be organized! Find a system that works for you.