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Effective Effort

Effective Effort!

1.    Time: Know how much time it takes you to get the job done well.



2.    Focus: Concentrate on your work; no distractions (like TV).



3.    Strategies: If one way to do something does not work, use another way until you find a way that works.



4.    Resourcefulness: Know where to go and who to ask for help when you are stuck.



5.    Use of Feedback: Look carefully at the responses to your work so you know just what needs to be fixed.



6.    Commitment: Be determined to finish and do your best work.




Adapted from The Skillful Teacher