Study Skills Workshop for Grade 4 to 12

WORKSHOP:

Study Skills Workshop for Grade 4 to 12

SKILLS TO HELP STUDENTS ACHIEVE THEIR BEST EXAM RESULTS
Aim: Each student will create a personal study plan to implement immediately

 

This practical and interactive workshop will focus on the following:
Module 1:

 

Organisation and Planning
a) Time management: procrastination vs. over planning b) Where to start
c) Creating a study plan and timetable
d) Allocating enough study time

 

Module 2:
Effective studying: Work smart not hard
a) Where to study
b) Is there a perfect way to learn: exploring different study techniques? c) How to create a summary: vertical vs. horizontal vs. mind map
d) The importance of associations and thinking while studying
e) Memorising

 

Module 3:
a)Why should I work through past papers? Isn’t it just a waste of time.

 

Module 4:
How to write a good exam paper
a) Deciding what to do first
b) Understanding the question c) Examples

 

Module 5:
Sharpen the saw: developing good habits to sustain and enhance your performance
a) The importance of sleep
b) The importance of good nutrition
c) How to manage your stress and anxiety

 

 

-Each learner will need to bring a pen, pencil, ruler, highlighters, examination pad or paper and something to eat and drink.
-Please note that the time allocations above include breaks and allows time for practical examples.

For more information and to book please email: info@foundationsforlife.co.za

WORKSHOP
Study Skills Workshop

Place:
Foundations for Life,
2 Hemyock road,
Plumstead.

Date & Time:

Grades 8 to 11 –  3 October, 9:00 to 11:00

Grades 4 & 5- 1 October, 9:00 to 11:30

Grades 6 & 7 – 1 October, 14:00 to 16:00

Cost:
R300
includes: facilitation, study skills manual