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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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When making an oral presentation in class, you must know your subject well and convince your audience that they have something to gain from listening to you. Here are some things you can do to make an effective presentation. First, be prepared. Research your topic to ensure that you are knowledgeable about it. Practice your presentation until you feel comfortable.  
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Study skills curriculum for learning disabled

Study Skills Curriculum for
LD/Struggling Students


- Grades 6-12
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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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Free teaching tip English is a difficult language to master. Just one of the things that make it difficult is that two words may be spelled the same, but may be pronounced differently, and have ... Another free teaching tip It is not unusual to find that the reason a student does not succeed on a task is because he or she did not understand the directions for the task. Be certain that the directions you give for a task are specific. The student must know ...
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Free Study Tip If your mind starts to drift while studying, stop and say to yourself "BE HERE NOW." Then continue your studying.
 
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Student, 8th grade
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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 I always try to set my goals for the day. It's not compulsory that I do a particular task at a particular time. I schedule gaps between difficult subjects. I have a proper diet so that I don't feel lazy.
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Kota, India
 
A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors I use earplugs when trying to study. This helps me to concentrate on my studying.
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