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Bell Work Graphic Organizer: Time Management & Organization
Organizational Skills Binders, Calendars & Time Management
Objective The students will develop organizational skills by selecting an organizational tool for time management, keeping a school binder and determining study skills for home.
Terminology Prioritize: to arrange (items to be attended to) in order of their relative importance Finite: limited or restricted in nature (Time) Efficient: functioning in the best possible manner with the least waste of time and effortthetime Patience: an ability or willingness to suppress restlessness or annoyance when confronted with delay Self-discipline: training and control of oneself and one's conduct, usually for personal improvement. Assertive: confidently aggressive or self-assured; direct in claiming one's rights or putting forward one's views
Use a System Deciding what to do and when to do it becomes so much easier when things are documented. Think-Pair-Share What items could you use in order to help you with time management and organization?
Think-Pair-Share Possible Options: Paper Calendar Google Calendar Calendar App on Smart Phone Day Planner Assignment Calendar
Prioritizing The time management matrix will help you identify what you really spend your time on. Popularized by Stephen R. Covey, it's based on the idea that all your time is spent in a four- quadrant matrix. Graphic Organizer: Time Management Matrix
Why time management is important! Time is finite. You’re more efficient. You develop more qualities: Patience, persistence, self discipline and learning how to be assertive. “If you haven't got the time to do it right, when will you find the time to do it over?” - Jeffery J. Mayer
Stay Organized At School Keep a three ring binder! Hand Signals (Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down) Do you have the following? Dividers- labeled, no loose papers Supply pouch- 2 pens, 2 pencils, eraser, highlighter, ruler, calculator, etc Assignment Calendars: Provided by teacher Cornel Notes: Note-taking tool Handouts: Teacher worksheets, assignment sheets
Successful Home Study Skills Setting a regular time to do homework Designate a specific place for doing homework that helps keep you focused (A Flat Surface, Good Lighting, Quiet, No Distractions) Have school supplies near by (pens, pencils, paper, scissors, glue, eraser, ruler, etc.) and a dictionary are often essential. Resource to assist you with homework include: Textbooks are often an excellent first step, but research the options available through your school or district (homework hotline, teacher websites)
3 – List 3 important things about the location you choose to do your homework in at home. List 2 items that should keep in your school binder at all times. List 1 organizational tool, you will use for time management.
Quotes “Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade!” - Anthony Robbins