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Holding myself accountable; study!

Inspired by @greenchestnuts thread on ending procrastination by keeping a blog on study progress. :hoppy:

My Subjects;
- Chemistry
- Biology
- History

AS grades;
- BCC

Vetmed offer;
- ABB

Days till Resits; 36
Days till A2; 57

Code for completion levels;
:biggrin:- completed
:fluffy:- partially completed
:nothing:- not started
:mad:- unachieved goal

(O) = Outstanding work from previous day

I can do this! :smile:
(edited 11 months ago)

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Reply 1
Day 1

*Days till Resits; 35

*Days till A2; 56

Ok, lets do this!

To-do list;

- 1. Red chem pgs 7-17 :mad:
- 2. Blue chem pgs 11-22 :biggrin:
- 3. Tidy room :nothing:

Bonus if I finish;
- Green bio pgs 9-16
- Blue bio pgs 9-16
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EDIT-
Completed;
- 1. Red chem pgs 5/10 :fluffy:
- 2. Blue chem pgs 11-22 :biggrin:

Comment; wow, ok- a bit overambitious today it seems, but I met 75% of my desired goal so far :redface:
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Reply 2
Day 2

*Days till Resits; 34

*Days till A2; 55

To-do list;

- 1. Green bio pgs 9-16
- 2. Biology tuition

No additional goals today as I have a dental appt :flower2:

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Completed;
- 1. Green bio pg 9-16 (15/16) :fluffy:

Outstanding work; (O) :nope:
- Red chem pgs 12-17
- Tidy room
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I love love love that you have an emoji coding system here! Good luck with the dentist, hope it's all good tooth-news...
Reply 4
Day 3


*Days till Resits; 33

*Days till A2; 54

4 free periods today so I'm going all in before school's out! :danceboy:

To-do list;

- 1. Blue bio pgs 9-16 :biggrin:
- 2. Chemistry tuition
- 3. Complete all outstanding work :fluffy:

Bonus if I finish;

- Green bio pgs 16-29 :fluffy: (19/29)
- Red chem pgs 26-36 :nothing:

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Completed;
- 1. Blue bio pgs 9-16 :biggrin:
- (O) Green bio pg 16 :biggrin:

Outstanding work (O) :nope:
- Red chem pgs 12-17 :nothing:
- Tidy room
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Reply 5
:parrot:It's time I set a weekly goal! :parrot:

By Mon 10 April I will have completed;

- 2 chapters in each CCEA revision book :fluffy:
(Ch 1,2 in Green bio, Blue bio, Red chem, Blue chem)

- 1 past paper in each topic :nothing:
(AS1 bio, A21 bio, AS2 chem)

Status; NOT MET :mad:
(edited 10 months ago)
your thread is so cute!!!!! im hoping to do vet med too and my lowest offer is also ABB!! its really cool that youre doing this too!! :smile:
Reply 7
Update; back from the dead! :tongue:

Was absolutely swamped between work and Easter dinner prep the last few days, but now we're back into it!

Day 4

Days till resists; 28
Days till A2; 49

To do list;

- Green bio pgs 19-29 :mad:
- Red chem chapter 2 :biggrin:
- Blue bio chapter 2 :mad:
- Blue chem chapter 2 :mad:

No bonus today as I'm in a rush to meet my weekly goal after my mini break :wink:

Completed;
- Red chem chapter 2 :biggrin:
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Reply 8
Days till resits; 21

Days till A2; 42

To do list;

- Red chem ch 3 :nothing:
- Blue chem ch 2 & 3 :fluffy:
- Green bio ch 2 :biggrin:
- Blue bio ch 2 :nothing:

Completed;

- Blue chem ch 2 :biggrin:
- Green ch 2 :biggrin:
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Reply 9
:parrot:weekly goal! :parrot:


By the end of Friday 21 April I will have completed;

Chemistry;

- A21 ch 6/11 :fluffy: (ch 2.5/6)
- A22 ch 6/11 :fluffy: (ch 1/6)
- AS. ch 5/10 :fluffy: (ch 2/5)

Biology;

- A21 ch 3/7 :biggrin:
- A22 ch 3.5/7 :fluffy: (ch 1.8/3.5)
- AS. ch 3/6 :fluffy: (ch 1/3)

History;

- Written up Gorbachev & 1/2 Brezhnev notes
- Read over AS post-1933 Germany notes
- reminder: HW essay Dr.Curran (4+ hrs)

Status; NOT MET :mad:
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Reply 10
EDIT; Ended up falling asleep, missing my tuition and only meeting just under half my goals for this day as I was dead to the world until like 10pm :redface: not sure if it’s stress or what, but I’m going to push my weekly goal back a day to catch up. I can do this!

Days till resits; 19

Days till A2; 40

To do list;

- 1. Green bio pg 73-90 :fluffy: (73-80/90)
- 2. Red chem pg 121-145 :fluffy: (121-127/145)
- 3. Blue bio pg 16-28 :mad:
- Chemistry tuition (transition metals/ligands) :mad:

Bonus if I finish;

- Red chem pg 34-44

Completed;

- Green chem pgs 73-80/90 :fluffy:
- Red chem pgs 121-127/145 :fluffy:

Wanna study late tonight, but also get to bed early to rest up for my long day tomorrow; aim to be in bed by 22:30 :flower2:
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Reply 11
Days till resits; 18

Days till A2; 39

To do list;

- 1. Green bio pg 80-100 :fluffy: (80-96/100)
- 2. Red chem pg 127-145 :fluffy:
- 3. Green bio pg 33-40 :nothing:
- 4. Blue bio pg 16-28 :nothing:
- 5. History PowerPoint group task slide 2 :biggrin:

Bonus if I finish;

- Red chem pg 34-44

Completed;

1- Green bio pg 80-96/100

Let’s do this! :blow:
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Reply 12
Todays goal; finish all outstanding work!

Days till resits; 17

Days till A2; 38

To do list;

- 1. Red chem pg 34-44 (O) :biggrin:
- 2. Blue bio pg 16-28 (O)
- 3. Red chem pg 127-145 (O)
- 4. Blue chem pg 40 - 50 (O)

Completed;
1. Red chem pg 34-44
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Reply 13
(Woke up with a nasty cold so I’m taking it easy today ) :o:

Days till resits; 14

Days till A2; 35

Today;

1- Blue chem pg 40-51 :nothing:
2- Blue bio pg 18-24/5 :nothing:
3- Nazi germany notes E Guide pgs 23-26 :fluffy:

EXTRA;
3- Red chem NMR chapter

EDIT; Right, so- I overestimated myself again :redface: but not to worry, as my nasty cold is finally clearing and I’m feeling much better; time to give it my all! :biggrin:
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Reply 14
I’m feeling much better today- so let’s get cracking! :fight:

Days till resits; 12

Days till A2; 33

Today;

1- Blue chem pg 40-51 :biggrin:
2- Blue bio pg 18-38 :fluffy: (22/38)
3- AS3 practical mock :biggrin:

EXTRA;
- Nazi germany notes E Guide pgs 23-26
- A22 History PPQ 2022 Intro + first 3 paragraphs


Starting to properly prioritise my AS modules, as they’re now only 2 weeks away! :jive:
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Reply 15
Getting tattooed tomorrow, so I’m gonna try and get as much done today as I can!:excited:

Days till resits; 11

Days till A2; 33

Percentage of AS revision pages done;

Bio- 49%
Chem- 50%

Today;

1- Blue chem pg 51-61
2- Blue bio pg 22-38
3- A23 Practical mock
4- Nazi germany notes E Guide pgs 23-26
5- Gym after school

EXTRA;

- A22 history; complete Q 1.B after class

Made some decent progress yesterday; let’s keep going! I wanna see more of these (:biggrin:) and less of these! (:fluffy::nothing::mad:)
Reply 16
Arm’s quite sore today; let’s meet these goals! :yum:

Ended up procrastinating last time, and got nothing done; so while it’s not ideal, I just need to catch that work up now! I’ll study tomorrow after my leaver’s mass to make up for it :redface:

Days till resits; 8

Days till A2; 30

Percentage of AS revision pages done;

Bio- 58%
Chem- 54%

Today;

1- Blue chem pg 51-61 :fluffy: (51-53/61)
2- Blue bio pg 22-38 :fluffy: (22-27/38)
3- A22 history; complete Q 1.B
4- Nazi germany notes E Guide pgs 23-26
5- Biology tutoring

EXTRA;

- A21 history notes mc.connell 1937- 51 :fluffy:
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Reply 17
Days till resits; 5

Days till A2; 27

Percentage of AS revision pages done;

Bio- 58%
End of day goal; 84%
Chem- 54%
End of day goal; 66%

Today;

1- Blue chem pg 53-66
2- Blue bio pg 27- 38
3- A22 history; complete Q 1.B
4- Nazi germany notes E Guide pgs 23-26
5- Chemistry tutoring :biggrin:

Let’s do this! :horse:
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Reply 18
Days till resits; 4

Days till A2; 25

Percentage of AS revision pages done;

Bio- 58%
End of day goal; 84%
Chem- 57%
End of day goal; 70%

Today & tomorrow;

1- Blue chem pg 57-70 :fluffy: (57-60/70)
2- AS chem pg 55-66 Qs textbook :biggrin: (55-66/66)
3- Blue bio pg 27-38
4- AS bio 2 questions per topic (AS topic book)



EXTRA;
- Nazi germany notes E Guide pgs 23-26
- AS chem finish 2017 PP

Let’s go! :headbang:
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Reply 19
Biology AS tomorrow! :godancing:

Days till resits; 0

Days till A2; 21

Today;

1- AS bio 2 questions per topic (AS topic book) (4/12) :fluffy:
2- AS bio PP 2021 + 2022
3- Blue chem pg 60-66
4- AS chem pg 66-81 Qs textbook

Reminder to self; work after school

EXTRA;
- Nazi germany notes E Guide pgs 23-26
- complete AS chem 2017 specimen paper :fluffy: (15/22)
- Clash A21 essay for Curran; Causes of conflict*

*remember to include events outside of Europe. (Cuba, Korea, Vietnam)
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