Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18Study Smart Students who“study smart”find that they spend less time studying, and yet they get better grades. Create a good study environment Find a place that is comfortable, quiet, well-lit, with a surface for writing. Turn off the TV and silence your phone. By eliminating all distractions, you force yourself to do one thing only—study. Make a plan Set a time to start studying and stick to it! Before you begin, decide exactly what you want to get done and the order in which you are going to do it. Prioritize your work and start with what’s most important. If you have something to memorize, do that first, and then go over it again at the end of your study session. Break down large assignments Large assignments can seem overwhelming. Break projects and large assignments into smaller, more manageable parts. 1 2 3 4 Study your class notes thoroughly. Your notes are your best test prep resource! Review textbook material. Read the first and last paragraph of each section, go over all bold and italic words, read summaries, and answer any review questions. Study handouts carefully. If your teacher has given you a handout or review sheet, know everything on it. Then use it to come up with questions that could be on the test. WHEN PREPARING FOR A TEST... 3 2 2 1 Step 12