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Choosing a Career

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Study Skills Curriculum for
Upper Elementary and Middle School

- Grades 4-8
- Contains 121 activities
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Choosing a career is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. Most people spend half or more of their waking hours at their jobs. While selecting a career can be a difficult process, the following tips can make this process easier for you. Extensive reading about potential careers is vital. You will discover details about careers that you were not aware of.    
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LD Accommodations

Study Skills for high school students

Study Skills Curriculum
for High School

- Grades 9-12
- Contains 113 activities
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Colleges and universities provide a variety of accommodations for students with learning disabilities. However, a student must request accommodations. Accommodations for students with a learning disability fall into the categories of classroom and assignment accommodations and exam accommodations.  
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Measurement Units

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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A measurement system is a set of units which can be used to specify anything that can be measured. There are various measurement systems used across the world. The system used in the United States is the U.S. customary system. Here are the common units used in this system along with examples of their use to give you a frame of reference.  
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Free Study Tip With regard to your article about managing study time, I would add 'rank the importance of each activity for the next day' to the third heading regarding preparing a daily organizer.
submitted by Geoffrey W
Student, Freshman in College
Overland Park, KS
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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 Make sure the place you study is always quiet.
  submitted by Frank Catanzaro
Student, 9th Grade
Cranston, Rhode Island, USA
A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors When I take notes I always rewrite them. I also add things as I go, especially from the readings I feel are important. This helps me remember things better and as I look things up in the text and add notes, it brings a deeper understanding of the material.
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Student, entry in RN prog.
Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA
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