to Make the Most of STUDY TIME
Relax a bit after
school before doing homework. Then....
1. Find the best time
After school, after
dinner.....homework should have a
definite start and finish time. If the
homework is finished early, the remaining
time should be used to double-check and
2. The best
place to study
headquarters should be away from
television, stereo, telephone, and other
distractions. A writing surface and good
light are necessities. A small tale may
be the best place for a young student,
while a desk or table, even the floor or
a bed, may work for an older student.
Have all the
materials needed to complete assignments.
Pencils, sharpener, eraser and paper for
younger students, a pen, ruler,
dictionary, thesaurus, and more may be
necessary for older students.
4. Make a
Make an easy
two-part homework checklist:
List homework assignments in each
class each day as they are made.
Check over the list at the end of the
school day to make sure you have all
the materials necessary to take home.
Show the assignment
sheet to teachers. They can help to see
that you have everything to complete
assignments at home.