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Controlling Procrastination

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Study Skills Curriculum for
Upper Elementary and Middle School

- Grades 4-8
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Procrastination is putting off or avoiding doing something that you must do. Excessive procrastination can result in guilt feelings about not doing the task that should be done, and anxiety since the task still must be done. It can cause poor performance if you hurriedly try to complete a task with little time remaining. Here are twenty things you can do to control procrastination.    
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Study Skills for high school students

Study Skills Curriculum
for High School

- Grades 9-12
- Contains 113 activities
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You can help your children succeed in school by helping them follow these 10 tips. One thing to do is to insist they keep their schoolbags or backpacks neat. At least once a week, have you children empty them and make them neater. You will be amazed by what they might find! Often, some "lost" notes or homework will show up just in time.  
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Study skills curriculum for learning disabled

Study Skills Curriculum for
LD/Struggling Students

- Grades 6-12
- Contains 122 activities
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Here are some practical math tips that will come in handy. Read on to learn about tips for rounding a number, finding an average, determining if two fractions are equivalent, finding a percentage, and changing a decimal to a percentage.  
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Free teaching tip Students like and need consistency. You can provide consistency by establishing a routine for your classes. By sticking to the routine your students will be comfortable in knowing what to expect throughout the class.Your class routine should have a b ... Another free teaching tip Students are often reluctant to write because they find writing to be a boring task. One way you can counter this is to give your students descriptive writing assignments. Descriptive writing requires ...
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Free Study Tip When taking notes during class be sure to abbreviate things due to the fact that if you don't you will not get everything that's being taught. Try to keep listening when you are writing your notes - half listen and half write.
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Student, 10th grade
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
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Another free Study Tip The optimum time to study is when you understand what are you reading. If you feel fatigued during studying, then do some other work to rest your mind and your body. Try to enjoy studying.
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University Student BS Honors
Ratodero, Pakistan
A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors Use picture clues.
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