Time Management Tips

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IT’S 10:00 PM --- DO YOU KNOW WHERE YOUR HOMEWORK IS????

 

 

 

1.      MAKE A “TO DO” LIST EVERY DAY

 

                *Get a planner and use it or use your electronic device to set calendar alerts and reminders.

 

 

 

 

 2.      USE SPARE MINUTES WISELY

 

                *Read on the bus, before and after school – watch less TV

 

 

 

 3.     FIND THE RIGHT TIME

 

                *figure out the best times to study and do homework

 

 

 

 4.     REVIEW YOUR NOTES EVERY DAY

 

                *cramming for tests is a bad idea –reinforce new ideas every night

 

 

 

 5.     GET A GOOD NIGHT’S SLEEP

 

                *Running on empty makes the day seem longer and tasks harder

 

 

 

 6.     COMMUNICATE YOUR SCHEDULE TO OTHERS

 

                *Tell your friends not to call/text during homework time

 

 

 

 7.     BECOME A TASKMASTER

 

*Figure out how much free time you have each week and budget time and activities accordingly   

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

8.     KEEP THINGS IN PERSPECTIVE

 

                *Set high, but realistic goals

 

 

 

 9.     DON’T WASTE TIME

 

                *We have more time than we realize, but use it working not goofing

 

 

 

 10.    KNOW YOUR GRADES

 

                *Check your grades on IC regularly or get a weekly printout.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

**IF YOU DON’T HAVE TIME TO DO IT RIGHT—YOU CERTAINLY DON’T HAVE TIME TO DO IT OVER!!