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Includes more than 1,500 useful study tips submitted by students, teachers, and parents from all over the world. The tips range from elementary school through college, and even graduate school. You will see an archive of tips going all the way back to 2007.View Tips
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Here are two study tips from over 1,500 tips submitted by students and teachers
1. Before you study do meditation for 10 minutes. This increases your concentration. 2. Leave your books 2 hours before an examination. This makes your mind fresh and you can do well on the examination.
Monika Insan, Other, Computer Professional India
Especially for mathematics, there is a proverb that practice makes a man perfect. So practice before taking math exams. Also it is important when taking a math test to recheck what you are doing because there is a chance that you might have made a silly mistake.
Thoola Saudhullas, Student, 8 Maldives
Here are two teachings tips from our collection of over 250 practical tips
Listening for Verbal Signals
Encourage your students to listen for verbal signals as you and other teachers lecture. Focus on statements that signal key concepts (e.g., most important), support for a point (e.g., for instance), differences (e.g., on the other hand), and summarization (e.g., in conclusion).
Your students will be more effective note takers if they pay attention to these verbal signals.
Saving Students Work
Provide a file drawer in which you have a folder for each student in your class. Each student can file writing projects and important graded assignments in his or her folder. Encourage students to discard unneeded materials so that the folders do not become overly bulky.