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Study Skills Curriculum for
Upper Elementary and Middle School


- Grades 4-8
- Contains 121 activities
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Flash cards are a powerful tool that can help you remember information such as the meanings of vocabulary words, mathematical formulas, history facts, and the correct spellings of words. Read on to learn about seven strategies that can help you get the most benefit from using flash cards.    
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Revising and Editing an Essay

 
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Study Skills Curriculum
for High School


- Grades 9-12
- Contains 113 activities
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After completing the first draft of an essay, finalize your essay by revising and editing it. Revising your essay precedes editing it.  
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Impressing Your Teacher

 
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Study Skills Curriculum for
LD/Struggling Students


- Grades 6-12
- Contains 122 activities
- Online assessment
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It is a fact of school life that your final grades are assigned by your teachers. Teachers base your grades on performance measures such as homework completion, test scores, written papers, and oral presentations. They also take into account their impression of you as a student. Here are 25 things you can do to create a favorable impression with your teacher. Come to class prepared for that day's lesson.  
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Free Study Tip Schedule appointments with your professors during their office hours. You can ask them questions about anything you don't understand and have the chance to go into depth. Also, your professor gets to know you and appreciate your motivation to do well.
 
submitted by Stewart  Carpenter
Student, University junior year
Boston, Massachusetts
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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 If you are taking a foreign language class, play bingo with a parent. Put words in English on a paper, and give your parent the foreign words. As your parent says the foreign words, you try to get bingo with the English words. It's a fun matching game. Try to involve some treats.
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Student, 11th Grade
Columbus, Ohio, USA
 
A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors Just studying is not enough. Practice by answering questions related to what you have learned. This will help you get good marks. Further, you should review what you have studied at least once a month.
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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