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Try to apply information you must remember. For example, if you are trying to remember the meanings of some of your vocabulary words, use the words in your speaking and writing as often as possible.

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Free teaching tip Here's a fun activity that can pique your students' interest and hone their research skills. Have your students use reference sources to identify where they are for each of the following clues. ... Another free teaching tip In this age of expanding information, your students may very likely come across "facts" that in fact are not. Given that the Internet has no filter, students must learn to check ...
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Free Study Tip The best way to learn is to help your fellow classmates, friends and siblings in their studies, especially if it is the same subject and/or topic. You will find new concepts you wouldn't have thought about before and that way you will do more research and will try to understand a topic more and in a better way.
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Another free Study Tip I lost points on my last essay test because my teacher said she could hardly read my writing. That made me mad because I knew the stuff on the test. Next time I'll write more neatly, but you still have to know the stuff. So study hard and use good handwriting.
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A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors Use context clues to understand what you read.
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