• Organization

     
     
     
     


     


    Getting Started Each Day

    Step 1

    Is my binder organized?    

    • Find any loose papers in your backpack.

    • Hole punch loose papers that didn’t come punched.

    • Make sure all papers are filed with the appropriate subject.

    • Make digital backups of all new paper assignments given out.

     

    Step 2

    What missing assignments do I have?

    Check Skyward

     

    Step 3

    What upcoming assignments do I need to work on?

    What homework, test, project need to be completed in the next week?

     

    Step 4

    Is my planner up to date?  Add all upcoming assignments, tests, and projects.

    Step 5

    Create a goal.  What assignments will you work on, how long will they take?  Build in breaks.

    Learning Style Study Tips

      Auditory Learners

    * Participate in class discussions/debates

    * Read text aloud

    * Create musical jingles to aid in memorization

    * Create mnemonics to aid in memorization

    * Discuss your ideas verbally with a parent/friend

    * Dictate your ideas to some and/or record your ideas to your device

    * Use verbal analogies and/or storytelling to demonstrate your ideas and/or to memorize

    Visual Learners

    * Use visual materials such as charts, pictures, graphs etc.

    * Have a clear view of your teachers when they are instructing

    * Rewrite notes

    * Use color highlighters to emphasize important points

    * Create flashcards for review

    * Use multi-media

    * Read illustrated books

    * Visualize information as a picture to aid in memorization

    * Illustrate ideas in the form of a picture or


    Kinesthetic Learners

    * Take frequent study breaks

    * Move around while learning things

    * Work at a standing position

    * Use bright colors to highlight reading material/notes

    * Create your own flashcards or study guides

    * Study with a friend and/or reteach concepts to someone else

    * Take frequent study breaks

    * Move around while learning things

    * Work at a standing position

    * Use bright colors to highlight reading material/notes

    * Create your own flashcards or study guides

    * Study with a friend and/or reteach concepts to someone else