Secondary School is about learning, about exploring, about becoming. It's
about trying out new ideas, new ways of seeing things, new activities,
new friends -- even a new you. It's about making mistakes and falling on
Anyway, Secondary School is a big step up from Primary school. Then you had
one teacher, two at the most. But your grades were simple, because the
core of your subjects were with one teacher. Now you have nine different
classes to keep up with, and a different teacher for each one!
No doubt! Secondary School is a time for growth, particularly intellectually.
You feel challenged by the coursework and teacher expectations.
Many parents also putting stress on their children because they're
concerned about their lives after high school. You must deal with this
mounting academic pressure and organization and preparation can help
considerably. And of course you don't
want to disappoint your parents with horrible grades!
You fell you are capable of higher
grades than the ones you actually get.
Let's be real, sometimes school is boring and some subjects are more
interesting than others. Which subjects you like and which ones you
don't come down to several variables, and one of them is your interest level. There are lots of little changes you can make in your
attitude toward Middle school and your academic habits to be a more successful
The biggest barrier for most
teens isn't how smart they are but how diligent they are about learning. And the most common problem new students have
is that their study skills are not adequate for Middle school level
classes. Studying for classes involves more than just "cramming the
night before a test."
Here you have some suggestions to improve your grade in History and Geography and other Secondary School courses.
|History & Geography - Study Skills and Tips|
|Command Words. Undesrtanding the question|
|Principales instrucciones en ingles que aparecen en los ejercicios y exámenes. Inglés. PDF||belen pena|
|Making the Most of your Time|
|Cómo hacer y usar horarios de estudio. Inglés. PDF||belen pena|
|Consejos y técnicas de estudio. Inglés. PDF||belen pena|
|Doing Well in School|
|Consejos para sacar el máximo partido a tu paso por el IES, sin que suponga un problema para nadie. Inglés. PDF||belen pena|
|Resources for Understanding Study Skills|
|Página con recursos y direcciones útiles sobre estas cuestiones. Inglés. PDF||belen pena|
.... los altísimos índices de fracaso escolar. En muchas ocasiones el fallo está en una carencia de hábitos y técnicas de estudio.
|School is an important part of our lives, it also helps us determine
what we will be in the future and there are many ways to improve our
grades in this area. |
Whether you are a failing student desperate for high grades or a less-than-perfect student struggling to get the last point, this guide is for you.
The pressure to succeed in high school can seem overwhelming to many students. This article discusses tips for doing well.
Six Steps to Smarter Studying
|No one is born knowing how to study. You need to learn a few study skills and then practice them. Why work on your study skills? It will make it easier for you to learn and do well in class, especially as you move up to middle school and high school.|