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You may be one of the increasing numbers of students who is pursuing a college degree online. If so, follow these tips to help you be a successful online learner. To begin with, do not presume that online classes require less work and are easier than traditional classes.  
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Common Prefixes

A prefix is a beginning that is added to a root word. Each prefix has its own meaning. Adding a prefix to a root word results in a new word with a new meaning. Read on to learn about the meanings of commonly used prefixes and examples of new words formed when they are added to root words.
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Free teaching tip Metacognitive thinking involves one`s reflecting upon their own thinking and learning. Your students will learn more effectively if they use the following metacognitive strategies as they seek to accomplish a task. ... Another free teaching tip Your students probably use coins every day. But do they know whose portrait is currently on each coin denomination? Give your students the following quiz. ...
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Free Study Tip When you have reading matrials read them over again and look up words you don't know in the dictionary. If you don't understand the definition than look in the thesaurus.
submitted by Esther Allain
Student, 8
Los Angeles, California, USA
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Another free Study Tip I try and make up my own test, and then take it. It really gets things into your mind.
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Student, 6th Grade
Carmel, California, USA
A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors I study in my room, with music playing at a low volume and a favorite candle burning. The familiar place, sound, and smell help me relax and focus on the task.
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KTN, Alaska, USA
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