STUDY SKILLS are valuable strategies for how you learn, plan, organize, and communicate. Successful tactics help you organize yourself, process new information efficiently, make critical decisions about that information, and access it at a later time.
Everyone has a basic learning style. There are three general types. By knowing how you learn, you can then develop strategies to enhance your learning potential.
For quick and fun quizzes to find YOUR learning style try these 2 sites:
SQ3R stands for “Survey, Question, Read, Recite, Review.” This is a confirmed method to sharpen your study skills.
Check out the SQ3R Reading techniques site the most from reading assignments:
Using effective note-taking methods will make studying and test-taking much easier for you. Want to know how to get your class notes into shape? Review these note-taking tips.
Why math matters…even if you don’t plan to be an accountant: Math, What is it Good For?
Both of these links will take you to pages with practice questions and tests. Use them to test yourself in any subject: English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Foreign Languages, etc. Some are in online quiz format with answers for each question, or you can print pdf versions to practice taking a whole 'paper' test.