Straight-A Study Skills

More Than 200 Essential Strategies to Ace Your Exams, Boost Your Grades, and Achieve Lasting Academic Success

Author: Cynthia Clumeck Muchnick,Justin Ross Muchnick

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1440552460

Category: Education

Page: 256

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"Contains material adapted from The everything guide to study skills, by Cynthia Clumeck Muchnick"--T.p. verso.
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Middle School Study Skills

Author: John Ernst

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 9781557341945

Category: Education

Page: 144

View: 1941

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Study Strategies Made Easy

Author: Leslie Davis,Sandi Sirotowitz,Harvey C. Parker

Publisher: Specialty PressInc

ISBN: 9781886941038

Category: Education

Page: 157

View: 9744

The book teaches students how to learn, and that is the true key to acquiring knowledge. Strategies focus on organisational skills, time management, improving reading comprehension, vocabulary development, communication, how to study for tests effectively, memorization and more. Contains self-tests and reproducible forms to be used by individual students and valuable information for teachers and parents who work with students in developing study strategies. 'Study Strategies Made Easy' is the result of exhaustive research and is successfully being used in leading schools and learning centers throughout the United States and Canada.
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Study Smart, Study Less

Earn Better Grades and Higher Test Scores, Learn Study Habits That Get Fast Results, and Discover Your Study Persona

Author: Anne Crossman

Publisher: Ten Speed Press

ISBN: 160774046X

Category: Education

Page: 128

View: 3746

Reap the rewards of a higher GPA without sacrificing your sanity or your social life! If “I studied all night and I still didn’t ace the test” is your mantra, this witty study guide will help you pinpoint your personal learning style, prevent study mishaps, and work to your strengths. Using the best research on memory and the brain, Study Smart, Study Less offers easy techniques to help you: • absorb info quickly • remember it accurately • create a successful study space • put together a productive study group • use interactive games to master tough material • identify pitfalls—and avoid falling into them • and stop overstudying (no—this isn’t a typo) By learning how to learn, you’ll not only feel smarter, you’ll be smarter. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The Secrets of Top Students

Tips, Tools, and Techniques for Acing High School and College

Author: Stefanie Weisman

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN: 1402280807

Category: Education

Page: 288

View: 3037

Straight talk and tips from top students to help make academic excellence a lifestyle. Getting a passing grade is one thing—cramming to memorize facts, knowing what's on the test, finishing a paper just before the deadline—but being a top student is something else entirely. So what makes the difference between a good student and a top student? Being a top student is a lifestyle, not just an A on your transcript. The Secrets of Top Students: Tips, Tools, and Techniques for Acing High School and College offers advice from lifelong top student, Stefanie Weisman, to help you learn the keys to studying smart, staying motivated, and making academic excellence a part of your life. Tips from 45 Top Students Learn strategies on making the grade with first-hand advice from valedictorians, Rhodes scholars, Fulbright scholars, Intel Science Fair finalists, a National Spelling bee champion, and more! Lifestyle Tips and Techniques Discover tips and mantras that will keep you on the road to academic success. Helpful Exercises Practice makes perfect. Put what you've learned to the test with easy exercises on taking notes, staying motivated, and more.
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Super Study Skills

The Ultimate Guide to Tests and Studying

Author: Laurie Rozakis

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780439216074

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 4908

A guide to acquiring successful study skills offers advice on organizing notes, reading effectively, and preparing for various types of tests.
Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction

Teaching Study Skills and Strategies in High School

Author: Stephen S. Strichart

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: N.A

Category: Study Aids

Page: 225

View: 4102

This book provides opportunities for active learning and student practice in the key areas most important for success in high school. Skills and strategies include remembering information, reading and taking notes from textbooks, taking notes in class, using the library's print and electronic resources, using reference sources in both print and electronic forms, interpreting visual aids, writing a research paper, taking tests of various types, using time effectively, and organizing study space.
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Study Skills for High School Students

Author: Carol Carter,Dylan Lewis

Publisher: Lifebound

ISBN: 9780974204437

Category: Education

Page: 153

View: 9932

Provides high school students tips on ways to achieve academic success with information on learning styles, goal setting, note taking, preparing for tests, and developing critical thinking skills.
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Study Skills 365

A Study Skill for Every Day of the Year

Author: Joshua Shifrin

Publisher: Old Line Publishing

ISBN: 9781937004644

Category: Study skills

Page: 138

View: 2932

Study Skills 365: A Study Skill for Every Day of the Year was specifically written to be user-friendly and designed to make the process of studying as easy as possible. Many students don't have the time or energy to read through a long, in-depth study tutorial. Study Skills 365 consists of quick, easy to read, user-friendly skills that the busy student can easily digest just by using one important skill each day. This study tool will result in better grades and a lifetime of learning success.
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Jump-Starting a Career in Medical Technology

Author: Amie Jane Leavitt

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 1477716947

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 80

View: 1353

In hospitals and clinics, there are people who, among other thing, take X-rays, MRIs, CAT-scans, and ultrasounds. And there are those who repair that same equipment. There are also people who work in research laboratories, veterinary offices, and dental and ophthalmology offices. All of these people work in the field of medical technology. Readers will get a detailed description of some of these jobs as well as a selection of in-depth personal interviews with people who are currently employed in the industry. They will find out what education they'll need, how to find a job, and how to climb the health-care ladder as a medical technology professional.
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The High School Survival Guide

Your Roadmap to Studying, Socializing & Succeeding

Author: Jessica Holsman

Publisher: Mango Media Inc.

ISBN: 1633533956

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: N.A

View: 4918

How to Study Do you want to develop great study skills, learn how to study smarter, and reach your full potential as a student? How to study “We are always told to study for exams and assignments but I can't remember a time when I was instructed on how to study!” Study tips: Jessica Holsman of YouTube’s Study With Jess and Nickelodeon’s AwesomenessTV is changing the way teens feel about school. In her debut book, The High School Survival Guide, Holsman shares exclusive study tips and tricks to help you with how to get better grades! You will learn good study habits and tips, including: • How to get better grades • How to study better • How to study for a test • How to be a better student • How to study smarter High School Survival Guide: Beyond the classroom, Holsman, who has a degree in Psychology, helps you understand your social skills as you grow from a Freshman to a Senior. From your first year orientation to applying for college and graduation, Holsman provides the best study tips and tricks to help you stay organized, write assignments, complete exams, manage stress and live a well-balanced life! Maximize your full potential, ace your next test, and become an A+ student!
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Test Success

Test-Taking and Study Strategies for All Students, Including Those With ADD and LD

Author: Blythe N. Grossberg

Publisher: Specialty PressInc

ISBN: 9781886941724

Category: Education

Page: 89

View: 9821

"For middle school, high school and first-year college srudents."
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The Middle School Student’s Guide to Academic Success

12 Conversations for College and Career Readiness

Author: Blake Nemelka,Bo Nemelka

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1481471600

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 160

View: 6089

"12 conversations, tips, and exercises for students to have with parents/mentors to start on the path to success in middle school and beyond"--
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How to Succeed at University (and Get a Great Job!)

Mastering the Critical Skills You Need for School, Work, and Life

Author: Thomas R. Klassen,John A. Dwyer

Publisher: UBC Press

ISBN: 0774839007

Category: Education

Page: 224

View: 6820

Going to university is exciting, but it can also be stressful. What courses should I take? What program should I choose? Will I get a job after graduation? This book shows that the best preparation for success on the job, and in life, is succeeding at university. Teamwork, meeting deadlines, overcoming challenges, writing well, and dealing with people are essential in any professional job. These same skills are also vital to becoming a strong student. This practical guide shows you how to master the critical skills and strategies for success at school, work, and in life.
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10 Steps to Earning Awesome Grades (While Studying Less)

Author: Thomas Frank

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781517004446

Category: College student orientation

Page: 164

View: 4225

Becoming a more effective learner and boosting your productivity will help you earn better grades - but it'll also cut down on your study time. This is a short, meaty book that will guide you through ten steps to achieving those goals: Pay better attention in class, Take more effective notes, Get more out of your textbooks, Plan like a general, Build a better study environment, Fight entropy and stay organized, Defeat Procrastination, Study smarter, Write better papers, Make group projects suck less, Whether you're in college or high school, this book will probably help you. But not if you're a raccoon. I want to be very clear about that; if you're a raccoon, please buy a different book. This one will do absolutely nothing for you. How did you even learn to read, anyway?
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How to Study

The Program That Has Helped Millions of Students Study Smarter, Not Harder

Author: Ron Fry

Publisher: Open Road Media

ISBN: 1504055233

Category: Study Aids

Page: 256

View: 9521

The bestselling guide that has helped millions of students study smarter, not harder—updated for today’s classroom. How to Study reveals the study skills all students need to know to be successful, whether the goal is landing a top scholarship, excelling in school, or preparing to return to school. This edition includes information on how to create an effective work environment, stand out in class, conduct research online, and much more. Fry also covers all the traditional elements of a winning study strategy, such as reading, writing, time management, memory, and test-taking skills. How to Study introduces a revolutionary study system along with examples that give students the edge in any learning environment. How to Study also: Prepares students of all ages to excel in their classes by developing effective study skills Shows students, in a quick, easy-to-read style, the essential skills that can be applied outside the classroom and later in life Includes study tips for teaching and studying with young children; advice for fighting mid-study fatigue and boredom; tips for in-class learning; and more
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The Everything Guide to Cooking for Children with Autism

From everyday meals to holiday treats; how to prepare foods your child will love to eat

Author: Megan Hart,Kim Lutz

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1440500223

Category: Cooking

Page: 304

View: 1971

The gluten-free, casein-free diet offers new hope for children with autism—if parents can change their kid’s eating habits. With this pragmatic, proactive handbook, you can conquer this seemingly complicated diet—and prepare food your kids will love to eat. Packed with information on preservatives, additives, and good nutrition, this guide serves up 200 delicious recipes any parent can prepare, including: Crispy Potato Pancakes Rotini with Bolognese Sauce Barbeque Chicken Pizza Creamy Salsa Dip Macaroni and Cheese Baja-Style Fish Tacos Chocolate Chip Cookies With tips on reading food labels, pleasing picky eaters, and tracking the diet’s success, this essential guide provides the know-how and recipes you need to make this special diet work for the whole family.
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Study Guide for Pharmacology and the Nursing Process

Author: Linda Lane Lilley, PhD RN

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323371388

Category:

Page: 272

View: 4782

Prepare for success in pharmacology and on the NCLEX Examination with the Study Guide for Pharmacology and the Nursing Process, 8th Edition. Designed to accompany Lilley s "Pharmacology and the Nursing Process, 8th Edition" textbook, this workbook features worksheets for each chapter that include NCLEX-RN(r) Examination-style review questions, critical thinking and application questions, case studies, and other educationally sound learning activities.Chapter-by-chapter worksheets are divided into 3 main sections: Chapter Review and NCLEX Examination Preparation, Critical Thinking and Application, and Case Study.Focus on prioritization features at least one prioritization exercise in which the reader must evaluate a clinical scenario and answer the question: "What is the nurse s best action?" Overview of dosage calculations section contains explanations of key drug calculations, concepts, sample drug labels, practice problems, and a practice quiz.Answers for all exercises are provided at the back of the book to facility self-study.Learning strategies expands upon the unique, cartoon-illustrated study strategies included in the Lilley text.NEW! Expanded NCLEX focus includes one to two additional NCLEX Examination-style questions for each chapter, including additional alternate item format types.Chapter review and NCLEX Examination preparation included in each chapter worksheet contains a number of application-based NCLEX practice questions, including at least one alternate-item question per chapter.NEW! Updated content is completely current and consistent with the Lilley textbook."
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Study Guide for Pharmacology and the Nursing Process

Author: Linda Lane Lilley,Shelly Rainforth Collins,Julie S. Snyder

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323371353

Category: Medical

Page: 272

View: 4869

Prepare for success in pharmacology and on the NCLEX Examination with the Study Guide for Pharmacology and the Nursing Process, 8th Edition. Designed to accompany Lilley’s Pharmacology and the Nursing Process, 8th Edition textbook, this workbook features worksheets for each chapter that include NCLEX-RN® Examination-style review questions, critical thinking and application questions, case studies, and other educationally sound learning activities. Chapter-by-chapter worksheets are divided into 3 main sections: Chapter Review and NCLEX Examination Preparation, Critical Thinking and Application, and Case Study. Focus on prioritization features at least one prioritization exercise in which the reader must evaluate a clinical scenario and answer the question: "What is the nurse’s best action?" Overview of dosage calculations section contains explanations of key drug calculations, concepts, sample drug labels, practice problems, and a practice quiz. Answers for all exercises are provided at the back of the book to facility self-study. Learning strategies expands upon the unique, cartoon-illustrated study strategies included in the Lilley text. NEW! Expanded NCLEX focus includes one to two additional NCLEX Examination-style questions for each chapter, including additional alternate item format types. Chapter review and NCLEX Examination preparation included in each chapter worksheet contains a number of application-based NCLEX practice questions, including at least one alternate-item question per chapter. NEW! Updated content is completely current and consistent with the Lilley textbook.
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SOAR Study Skills

A Simple and Efficient System for Earning Better Grades in Less Time

Author: Susan Woodcock Kruger

Publisher: S O A R Learning

ISBN: 9780977428007

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 123

View: 4594

Any student who has ever: spent too much time doing homework, lost an assignment before turning it in, studied hard for a test and then bombed it, or felt that their parents nag them too much about homework will love this book! SOAR Study Skills is a comprehensive program that empowers students to manage their time, schoolwork, and extra-curricular activities more efficiently. All strategies are easy to integrate into an immediate routine. The four-step program builds upon each strategy to increase students' understanding and retention, while decreasing their homework and study time. This book is appropriate for students in sixth grade and older, parents of all school-aged children, and educators of middle-school thru college.
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