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Study Skills Curriculum for
Upper Elementary and Middle School


- Grades 4-8
- Contains 121 activities
- Online assessment
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Writing is an important form of communication. Good writers use different writing techniques to fit their purposes for writing. To be a good writer you must master each of the following writing techniques: description, exposition, narration, persuasion, and comparison and contrast. Read on to learn about each of these writing techniques.    
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LD Accommodations

 
Study Skills for high school students

Study Skills Curriculum
for High School


- Grades 9-12
- Contains 113 activities
- Online assessment
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Colleges and universities provide a variety of accommodations for students with learning disabilities. However, a student must request accommodations. Accommodations for students with a learning disability fall into the categories of classroom and assignment accommodations and exam accommodations.  
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Using Flash Cards

 
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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Flash cards are a powerful tool that can help you remember information such as the meanings of vocabulary words, mathematical formulas, history facts, and the correct spellings of words. Read on to learn about seven strategies that can help you get the most benefit from using flash cards.  
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Free Study Tip Write in different colored pens/pencils. Put on some soft calm music so if you're going crazy you can just stop and be calm and then come back to studying after a song or two. Just be calm and make sure you've eaten before you start studying.
 
submitted by Jen H.
Student, 8th Grader
Milan, Michigan, USA
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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 It is important to be thoroughly interested in learning new things.
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Student, 12
Abbottabad, Pakistan
 
A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors Set your priority for which subjects you want to study first, starting with the hardest subject you cope with. Afterwards, study at a regular time each day so it goes into your routine. When your schedule clashes with your studying time, change your studying time to either before or after your clashed time.
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