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Number Properties

 
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Study Skills Curriculum for
Upper Elementary and Middle School


- Grades 4-8
- Contains 121 activities
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There are four basic properties of numbers: commutative, associative, distributive, and identity. You should be familiar with each of these. It is especially important to understand these properties once you reach advanced math such as algebra and calculus. Read on to learn about each of these properties along with examples of their use.    
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Tutoring

 
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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Rewriting Class Notes

 
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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The best way to be certain that your class notes are complete and accurate is to review then in the evening while the information that was covered in class is still fresh in your mind. At this time you should rewrite your notes. As you do this, correct any errors, fill in any gaps, and add additional information as appropriate. Here are some tips to consider when you rewrite your class notes.  
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Free Study Tip I love index card studying. You don't need anyone and you can study on your own.
 
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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 Prepare yourself for your exams. Plan a timetable to review your notes and technique. Do not spend most of your time earning money on a part-time job.
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A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors Make a little quiz for yourself of all of your notes and see how you do. Now get studying!
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