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Hit the books more effectively -- and get more A's -- with these study tips.
You Will Need
- Seat in the front
- Friend, tutor, or study group
- Homework schedule (optional)
Attend every class and be on time.
Understand your assignments
Understand your assignments. Make sure you know what is expected by your teacher.
Sit in front
Sit in front of the classroom, near other students who actively participate.
Complete your homework
Complete your assigned readings and work on time. Talk with your teacher if you are having difficulty with an assignment.
Participate in discussions
Participate in class. Ask questions and engage in discussions.
Take notes and keep your notebooks organized. Jot down general ideas and concepts in class and then neatly rewrite your notes at home.
Study with a friend, get a tutor, or join a study group. Take an active role in getting more out of class, and your grades will reflect your efforts.