Presentation on theme: "G AVILAN C OLLEGE Writing Center Effective Study Skills Take responsibility. Know how to budget your time. Learn why its important to study everyday. Commit."— Presentation transcript:
G AVILAN C OLLEGE Writing Center Effective Study Skills Take responsibility. Know how to budget your time. Learn why its important to study everyday. Commit to adopting the habits of a successful student. The Writing Center will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who wish to participate in this event. If you require an accommodation, contact Sara Sanchez at (408) Please include the requested accommodation along with your contact information.
Environment Know what works for you. Place Time Nutrition Tools Taking a break G AVILAN C OLLEGE Writing Center
Prioritize your Time Set aside time to study For every hour you spend in class, allow 2-3 hours outside of class to study. If youre taking 12 credits, you should set aside hours per week for study time. Study one thing at a time Manage blocks of time Plan your study sessions accordingly Review your syllabi Check your calendar Be award of time available G AVILAN C OLLEGE Writing Center
Study Options Read/re-read textbook Review, annotate, and organize notes and handouts Use study aids & tools Flash cards Post-its Highlighters Cornell notes Study buddy G AVILAN C OLLEGE Writing Center