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Study Skills Curriculum for
Upper Elementary and Middle School


- Grades 4-8
- Contains 121 activities
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It is important to take written notes in class. Taking notes requires you to focus on what your teacher is saying. Further, your notes will contain important information that may not be in your textbooks. Good notes will help you prepare for tests. Here are some tips that will help you take good notes.    
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Study Skills for high school students

Study Skills Curriculum
for High School


- Grades 9-12
- Contains 113 activities
- Online assessment
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The purpose of tutoring is to help students help themselves and to assist or guide them to the point at which they become independent, successful learners. This article discusses why you or your child might need tutoring and the benefits of tutoring. There are many possible reasons why you or your child may need tutoring. One is that the teacher or counselor recommends tutoring. A second reason is that grades are dropping.  
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Acronyms

 
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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Forming an acronym is a good strategy to use to remember information in any order. An acronym is a word that is formed from the first letter of each fact to be remembered. An acronym can be a real word or a nonsense word that you are able to pronounce. Read on to learn how to form acronyms.  
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Free teaching tip Often you may find a need for short activities to fill classroom time. When this occurs, here are some ideas to try. Do not spend more than 10 minutes on any one of the following. ... Another free teaching tip Follow these principles when working with students who have learning disabilities. ...
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Free Study Tip Study hard with no distractions.
 
submitted by Mario Vazquel
Parent
San Juan, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico
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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.

Dr. Mangrum and Dr. Strichart have authored textbooks and curriculum materials for many major publishers. They have published numerous articles and research studies in professional journals, and have made major presentations at state, national, and international conferences.

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Another free Study Tip I like to listen to peaceful or motivating music when I study. It helps me to stay focused, stay awake, and remember my goal.
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Student, Junior In High School
Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
 
A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors You can put your study info on some index cards or on a foldable.
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Student, 8th, 2008
Brasleton, Georgia, USA
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