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Study Skills Curriculum for
Upper Elementary and Middle School


- Grades 4-8
- Contains 121 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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Study Skills for high school students

Study Skills Curriculum
for High School


- Grades 9-12
- Contains 113 activities
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There are many differences between high school and college. Here are some of the important differences between high school and college that can make a successful transition difficult. For each, you will find suggestions to help you successfully handle the difference.  
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Rewriting Class Notes

 
Study skills curriculum for learning disabled

Study Skills Curriculum for
LD/Struggling Students


- Grades 6-12
- Contains 122 activities
- Online assessment
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The best way to be certain that your class notes are complete and accurate is to review then in the evening while the information that was covered in class is still fresh in your mind. At this time you should rewrite your notes. As you do this, correct any errors, fill in any gaps, and add additional information as appropriate. Here are some tips to consider when you rewrite your class notes.  
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Free Study Tip You should have a meticulous plan of study. Plan according to months, weeks, days and hours. Always keep your strengths, weak points, and time in mind. Attack your weak points.
 
submitted by Abhijit Rathod
Student, 12th std
Aurangabad, India
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Another free Study Tip I'm a big fan of sticky notes. I use them when I read my textbooks. When I read something that is especially important, I put a sticky alongside it with a *. If there's something I need to ask my teacher about, I use a sticky with a ?.
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Student, HS senior
Helena, Montana, USA
 
A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors Form what you are trying to learn into a song and sing it atleast 5 times.
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Student, 1st year
Traverse City, Michigan, USA
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