Attendance You have to be there! School attendance is very important. You miss valuable instruction when you are not present.
Be prepared Bring your class materials with you each day! If you are prepared, you will be better able to take notes and pay attention in class.
Pay attention You may be able to make up work that you miss, or even copy notes from a friend, but there is no substitute for being attentive in class. You can’t get back the instruction missed by not paying attention to your teacher.
Take notes You brought your pencil and paper, so use them! Write down key information your teacher provides. Your notes may prove to be priceless when tackling later assignments and preparing for tests!
Stay organized Keep your notes and assignments organized. This will make it easier to study. Review your notes often, and don’t wait until the last minute to study for tests!
Some final tips Remember that it is important to take care of yourself. Eat right Exercise Get plenty of rest Plan ahead to help you manage your stress