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Study Tips * Board Exams * Class 10 to 12 * Digital Technology * Books

Study Tips * Board Exams * Class 10 to 12 * Digital Technology * Books: Read and study beyond the textbooks:  An awesome way to study for class 10 and 12 board exams is with the help of digital technology-saved books and information.  Digital technology in the form of tablets, mobiles, laptops and desktops have revolutionized the knowledge and information era.  Digital technology can be truly empowering for students provided that they are discerning, brave, original, humanitarian, egalitarian and sustainable.  Through tablets and apps like Kindle, students can read books by thoughtful and amazing human beings of the past.  Human beings talk to us from the past through amazing musings and thoughtful writings.  Reading good books can help students apply learning in real-life conditions in a brave, decent and original manner.  Also, reading books can help bring about truly joyous … Continue reading

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Study Tips to Prepare for Class 10 and 12 board exams

Study Tips to Prepare for Class 10 and 12 board exams Class 10 and 12 board exams are crucial public exams in India.   What are liberating and awesome ways to prepare for the board exams? The following are study tips to prepare for class 10 and 12 board exams: Study with the help of good study practices and techniques:  Be discerning and study with the help of good study practices and study techniques.  The SQ3R and the PQRST study techniques are awesome study techniques to pass with flying colours in the board exams.  SQ3R stands for surveying, questioning, reading, reciting and reviewing in a discerning, brave and original way.   PQRST stands for previewing, questioning, reading, summarizing and testing in a discerning, brave and original way.  SQ3R and PQRST study techniques are discussed in previous blog links:   SQ3R Study Technique … Continue reading

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Effective Study Techniques and Tips for Better Grades- SQ3R Technique

Effective study techniques and tips are vital for students to learn topics in an effective manner.  Study techniques are effectively used by students who score top grades.  For students to score better grades and enjoy the academic year, incorporating good study techniques will ensure they are focused and understand topics thoroughly. The following is a short overview of the SQ3R Study Technique. Effective Study Techniques and Tips for Better Grades-SQ3R Technique SQ3R Study Technique:   SQ3R is an acronym which stands for Survey, Question, Read, Recite/Recall and Review.  This technique was introduced as far back as 1946 by Francis Robinson in his book Effective Study.  When students survey a textbook by looking at headings, subheadings, pictures, etc., they can get a general idea of the topic to be studied.  They can then formulate questions based on the headings, subheadings, etc.  Surveying … Continue reading

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Study Tips for Academic Success

Studies become enjoyable if students are able to learn in a joyful manner.  Studies are not meant to be something to be dreaded or to be fearful of.  The joy of learning can be enhanced only if students follow good study habits.  This will help them achieve academic success.  Encouragement and a safe, nurturing and secure learning environment are important for children.  Self-confidence that one can overcome any challenge while learning is an important aspect of the learning process.  When a child first learns to walk, a child usually stumbles and falls and then tries to take the first few steps again.  In the same way, any learning process may have a learning curve depending on the child’s uniqueness and prior experiences. The following are a few study tips for academic success: Fill all gaps while learning a concept: A … Continue reading

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Choosing the right supplementary study material for your child

Competition is everywhere and dominates academics more than anywhere else. One can find themselves caught in the rat-race to excel in academics and also extracurricular. When it comes to academics, all parents are very particular that their ward must score well. Till a couple of years back, books and teachers were the only means by which a child could learn, but now that’s not the case anymore. There are many educational service providers who have come up to help parents and students find supplementary learning materials to enhance knowledge. Supplementary learning materials help the child understand the concepts and topics in a better way through animations, videos, activities etc. Not only will this enhance their knowledge, but also makes it a convenient way to learn. Let us first understand the various supplementary learning materials that are available in the market. … Continue reading

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Ways to get the formulae into your mind

Children always find it hard to get formulae right in their mind. When it comes to understanding formulae and recalling them, there is a kind of hesitance which comes up. For some memorizing the formulae is easy, while for others it can be a challenge. Challenge – yes, but nothing that it cannot be achieved. To help succeed in this challenge, we have some tips that can help you get every formulae correct. Pay attention to what is being taught in the classroom. This is the first time you are introduced to the formulae and as such your brain is going to be eager to know more about it. Read over and over again – go through the formula over and over again and it will retain in your memory. This can be done by rote learning method, wherein irrespective … Continue reading

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