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 16Use these tips to help your child develop good study habits, and get his/her classes off to a great start. Help Develop Good STUDY HABITS 1. Help organize and prioritize homework Before starting on homework, have your child decide exactly what needs to be done, and the order in which he/she is going to do it. For example: Read short story for English Do math problems on page 9 Answer Science Review questions If your middle schooler has a lot to do, help prioritize the work to make sure there’s enough time for the things that are the most important. Encourage your child to do difficult assignments first, while he/she is still fresh and alert. 2. Emphasize the importance of keeping up Once students get behind, it can be hard to catch up. Encourage your middle schooler to keep up on homework and reading assignments, and to start projects early. Most middle school students have a significant amount of homework, and a lot of reading to do. Having good study habits is therefore very important. 12