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Taking Notes in Class

 
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Study Skills Curriculum for
Upper Elementary and Middle School


- Grades 4-8
- Contains 121 activities
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Taking good notes is a three-stage process in which you should get ready to take notes before class, take notes during class, and rewrite your notes after class. Read on to learn about these three stages and what you should do in each stage.    
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Thinking Styles

 
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Study Skills Curriculum
for High School


- Grades 9-12
- Contains 113 activities
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A thinking style is a characteristic way of processing information. It involves how one acquires knowledge, organizes thoughts, forms views and opinions, applies personal values, solves problems, makes decisions, plans, and expresses oneself to others. Researchers have identified five distinct styles of thinking. People typically show a marked preference for one of the styles. Here is a brief description of each of the five styles.  
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Math Vocabulary

 
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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Mathematics is the study of numbers, quantities, shapes, and space using mathematical processes, rules, and symbols. There are many branches of mathematics and a large vocabulary that is associated with the overall subject area. Here are some math words and terms you will likely come across but may not know their precise meanings.  
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Free Study Tip I find it easier if you spread out your studying. You can never start studying too early!
 
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Another free Study Tip Go into a quiet area every day and review all your homework before you put away your stuff and get ready for tomorrow. Another great tip is to make a list called a "Check It" on which you write all of the things you need to have before your day and after your day.
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Student, 7th Grade
Bell Gardens, California, USA
 
A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors The most important thing is to focus on what you are studying.
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