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Candice

Candice

Candice is a qualified High School English teacher and guidance counsellor. She has a passion for providing practical, easy to implement advice for children to achieve their full potential at school. With a background in Psychology Candice has a particular interest in how attitude and emotions can affect academic performance.

Study Skills (part 4/5)

There are so many different strategies for studying that it almost becomes a study in itself to decide which will be most effective for you.

You probably know a lot about some of the most common learning strategies like drawing a mind-map and summarising. In this blog post, we take a look at some study strategies you might not have come across before.

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Study Skills (part 3/5)

PLANNING TO SUCCEED

In our last posts, we looked at getting your study environment right and making sure that you are fit and healthy for studying. In this post, we’ll work on planning.

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Study Skills (part 2/5)

This is the second in the UP-grade study skills series and this time, we tackle HEALTHY BODY, HEALTHY MIND.

Studying can be all-consuming, which is great if it means you’re working hard and focusing but it can also be problematic if you don’t take care of your body as a result. The healthier your body is, the better your mind functions, so make sure you are eating well, exercising and getting enough sleep so that you can study as effectively as possible. Here are some tips:

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Study Skills (part 1/5)

Studying. Ugh. It’s one of those necessary evils that we all have to get through, right? Although studying is always going to be a challenge, there are ways you can make your study habits more efficient and effective. UP-grade is here to help you achieve your best possible results so we’ve put together a series of study skills blog posts to help you work smarter, not harder.

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