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    A new thread for some good studying methods, if others comment any good ones I will add those as well!

    1. Scribble method
    This is a really popular method which involves reading through a page a couple of times and then writing down as much as you can remember. It doesn’t have to be neat or anything, just so long as you’ve got the information!

    2. Flashcards
    I’ve been told that flashcards are a huuuge help for some people, especially when it comes to definitions (languages, science, anything). If you can’t be bothered to write them out you can always download an app; I would recommend Quizlet

    3. Slideshows
    After each lesson it may be a good idea to create a slide explaining what you have learnt. That way throughout the year, you will slowly build up a database of all the relevant knowledge you will need.

    4. Post-it notes
    Writing down a bunch of stuff on post its and then mixing them up on a wall is a more fun and interactive learning technique which works well with languages. I would recommend doing this with diagrams also

    5. Recording yourself speak about a topic
    Everyone hates the sound of their own voice, but theres some psychological thing where it helps you remember what you need to know. This is also great for when you can’t get out your notes (eg whilst travelling to school)

    6. Past papers
    Nuff said

    7. Teaching someone
    This is one of my favourite methods as it is more interactive and you can really find out what you do and don’t know. The person you’re teaching can also ask questions which will help a lot

    8. Keep revisiting things!
    Learn something, leave it for a week, come back to it and test yourself, then repeat if you didn’t get everything. Once you’ve gotten everything, leave it for a month and then keep coming back to it every month

    9. Topic lists
    I find this immensley helpful since I’m a very organised person and likes knowing what there is that needs to be done. Tip: instead of revising in hourly blocks, revise in topic blocks ie: study (idk) wave properties and then take a break, then study another topic

    10. Mindmaps
    I’m not a fan as it overloads my brain but this is great for visual learners! It doesn’t even need to be complex, just so long as you’ve got what you need to know down

    11. YouTube
    Depending on what subject you do, it might provide a step to step tutorial on how to answer a certain question and boost your grade through certain techniques. Especially recommended for Science subjects and Maths ~ Den987

    So thats all I can think of right now, I’ll update the post with any others that sound helpful good luck studying!
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    (Original post by cmckennaa)
    A new thread for some good studying methods, if others comment any good ones I will add those as well!

    1. Scribble method
    This is a really popular method which involves reading through a page a couple of times and then writing down as much as you can remember. It doesn’t have to be neat or anything, just so long as you’ve got the information!

    2. Flashcards
    I’ve been told that flashcards are a huuuge help for some people, especially when it comes to definitions (languages, science, anything). If you can’t be bothered to write them out you can always download an app; I would recommend Quizlet

    3. Slideshows
    After each lesson it may be a good idea to create a slide explaining what you have learnt. That way throughout the year, you will slowly build up a database of all the relevant knowledge you will need.

    4. Post-it notes
    Writing down a bunch of stuff on post its and then mixing them up on a wall is a more fun and interactive learning technique which works well with languages. I would recommend doing this with diagrams also

    5. Recording yourself speak about a topic
    Everyone hates the sound of their own voice, but theres some psychological thing where it helps you remember what you need to know. This is also great for when you can’t get out your notes (eg whilst travelling to school)

    6. Past papers
    Nuff said

    7. Teaching someone
    This is one of my favourite methods as it is more interactive and you can really find out what you do and don’t know. The person you’re teaching can also ask questions which will help a lot

    8. Keep revisiting things!
    Learn something, leave it for a week, come back to it and test yourself, then repeat if you didn’t get everything. Once you’ve gotten everything, leave it for a month and then keep coming back to it every month

    9. Topic lists
    I find this immensley helpful since I’m a very organised person and likes knowing what there is that needs to be done. Tip: instead of revising in hourly blocks, revise in topic blocks ie: study (idk) wave properties and then take a break, then study another topic

    10. Mindmaps
    I’m not a fan as it overloads my brain but this is great for visual learners! It doesn’t even need to be complex, just so long as you’ve got what you need to know down

    So thats all I can think of right now, I’ll update the post with any others that sound helpful good luck studying!
    11. YouTube
    Depending on what subject you do, it might provide a step to step tutorial on how to answer a certain question and boost your grade through certain techniques. Especially recommended for Science subjects and Maths
 
 
 
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