Study Tips for Math:
- Read titles
of chapters and lessons prior to completing the lesson.
any highlighted terms and pay attention to diagrams/charts. They often
contain important information.
over your class notes before you start your homework.
- Do the
practice problems in the beginning of each section (even though they are
not a part of your homework).
may be seem obvious but complete your homework and check your answers.
- At the
end summarize what you learned in the specific lesson and connect the information
to previous lessons.
verbally explaining what you learned. This is often difficult for students
at first but gets easier with time. Practice after a challenging problem
and at the end of each lesson.
willing to teach the material to others.
- Ask questions
what you are learning rather than just memorizing information.
sit in the front row.
Yasi Shamtoub, M.A.