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Study Skills Curriculum for
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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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Learning German

 
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Study Skills Curriculum
for High School


- Grades 9-12
- Contains 113 activities
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Learning German is similar to learning most other languages. You must learn new grammar rules, new vocabulary, a new logic, and of course, you have to practice a lot. Sometimes you will have the feeling that you're improving your German very quickly. At other times, you will feel that your learning has become blocked. Do not blame yourself; this is natural.  
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Controlling Procrastination

 
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Study Skills Curriculum for
LD/Struggling Students


- Grades 6-12
- Contains 122 activities
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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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Free Study Tip Do not study the day of the test. Study and then go to sleep 15-30 minutes early the night before to help you retain the information. Studying the day of the test gives you stress. You should be well prepared before the test. If you feel the need to study just before the test, you are doing something wrong, which shows you didn't study enough.
 
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Dr. Charles T. Mangrum and Dr. Stephen S. Strichart are two former university professors who formed Mangrum-Strichart Learning Resources in 1997. The study skills curriculums & instructional programs they have developed for students from elementary school through college are used in schools, tutoring centers, and homeschooling throughout the United States, Canada, and many other parts of the world.

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Another free Study Tip Keep calm. Whenever you try to study out of frustration, you are not able to study. Breaks are really ESSENTIAL while studying.
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