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Study Skills Curriculum for
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The SAT is a standardized test used as a basis for admission into many colleges and universities. It includes three sections: math, critical reading, and writing. Read on to learn some general tips for taking the SAT. Then read about specific tips for taking each of the three sections of the test.    
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Study Skills Curriculum
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- Grades 9-12
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Forming an acronym is a good strategy to use to remember information in any order. An acronym is a word that is formed from the first letter of each fact to be remembered. An acronym can be a real word or a nonsense word that you are able to pronounce. Read on to learn how to form acronyms.  
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Participating in Class

 
Study skills curriculum for learning disabled

Study Skills Curriculum for
LD/Struggling Students


- Grades 6-12
- Contains 122 activities
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Class participation is a valuable part of learning. In many cases, participating in class is an important criterion that teachers use to assign final grades. Here are some suggestions that can help you be an effective class participant. As you prepare for class, think about important questions and concerns that may come up in class. Be sure that you are prepared to handle these.  
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Free teaching tip The use of guest speakers can provide your students with unique learning experiences. Guest speakers can provide special expertise, stimulate interest, and connect classroom learning to the real world. When using a guest speaker, you should ... Another free teaching tip After wrapping up a lesson, but just a few minutes before the class ends, have your students complete an exit slip that they must hand to you as they leave the classroom. ...
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Free Study Tip In year 12, the thing that got me through was I studied all night until my favourite show came on every day. When it was on, I would take a break and watch the show. But when it was over, I went back to studying. This was the one thing I did besides studying every night, and it provided just the right break.
 
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Student, Bible College
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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.

Dr. Mangrum and Dr. Strichart have authored textbooks and curriculum materials for many major publishers. They have published numerous articles and research studies in professional journals, and have made major presentations at state, national, and international conferences.

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Another free Study Tip It's a good decision to emphasize studying your main major. But I think we should add history and literature to our study schedule. This could help us to find our way. After that we'll know what to do with our life.
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Student, senior...engineering
Yasouj, Iran
 
A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors When doing your essay research, write a draft early, then leave it for a few days, and then come back to it. Then reread your draft. You will find mistakes in your work which can be corrected before final submission, thus obtaining a higher grade.
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