Do you feel that no matter how hard you try or how much time you put into your studies, you just don't get it? You can change this! Just print out the articles and templates below and use them on your own or with your parent's help. These resources will help you develop the study skills you need to become an A+ student!
Reading and Listening for Main Ideas
Learn how to recognize and put main ideas into your own words.
Main Ideas in Paragraphs: The Topic Sentence
Main Ideas in Multi-Paragraph Material: A Hierarchy
Helpful Hints for Locating Main Ideas
Note Taking Skills
Learn how to efficiently record information.
Hints for Effective Note Taking
Student How To's
How to Answer an Essay Question
How to Listen and Take Notes from a Lecture
Helping Your Child with Organization and Study Skills
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Study Skills is part of Learning Disabilities Worldwide's Web-Based Educational Resources for Children and Teens with Learning Disabilities Project, which is funded through the generosity of Sovereign Bank. The educational resources are provided by Sedita Learning Strategies.