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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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The purpose of tutoring is to help students help themselves and to assist or guide them to the point at which they become independent, successful learners. This article discusses why you or your child might need tutoring and the benefits of tutoring. There are many possible reasons why you or your child may need tutoring. One is that the teacher or counselor recommends tutoring. A second reason is that grades are dropping.    
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Lecture Styles

 
Study Skills for high school students

Study Skills Curriculum
for High School


- Grades 9-12
- Contains 113 activities
- Online assessment
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Lectures given by teachers are usually organized in one of the following lecture styles: topic-list, question-answer, compare-contrast, series of events, cause-effect, and problem-solution. Identifying the lecture style used by your teacher will help you take good notes. Read on to learn about each lecture style.  
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Online Learning

 
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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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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Free teaching tip It is easy to recognize an unmotivated student. This is the student who seems to put more effort into avoiding work than doing work. Most students will be motivated if they find school to be ... Another free teaching tip Some students are reluctant to participate in class. It is important to encourage these students to participate. By participating, such students enhance their communication skills while you learn about their understanding and instructional needs. Her ...
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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
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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 Try using pictures and diagrams in your notes to help put ideas together. If you do this in class, it is also a good idea to redraw these later to make sure they are accurate, neat and understandable.
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Student, 9th Grade
Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
 
A random study tip submitted by one of our visitors It is important not to be tense when you study. Before I start reading I spend 5 minutes relaxing.
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Warangal, India
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