Self-study -’Learning on your own’’. It’s like being your own teacher. Freedom of learning on your own without any restrictions is far better than with a tutor. In self study there will be no space for fear of criticism and additionally, the student’s thinking level will be increased gradually, self-study is also a way to self-confidence.
When there is so much information available at their fingertips it’s easier for the students to learn without being bored, which automatically creates interest in other different subjects too. This even helps them to target more on their lagging subjects. self-study is something we should always treat as a lifelong occupation.
How to improve your grades?
Grades can be improved by taking more interests and time on the specific subjects, even a small step towards positivity leads to bigger achievements. There may be so many external problems that can affect your grades.
Thinking and analyzing the factors will bring a change in your grades and in life. Getting advice from teachers regarding this might be helpful.
Organizing and Time management are the most effective tools of all. Organizing things is something everyone is missing in our day to day life, when organized in such a way that you know where everything is. Prioritize the time effectively like dividing your day into slots of time and allocating extra time for the underperforming subjects.
Everyone has a unique style in learning, change the method of your learning, find your own style and prepare according to that.
Memory tricks for studying are another big thing to deal with while preparing for exams, there are many subjects so remembering everything is pretty hard. You have to come up with so many memory tip aids to be effective.
Why can people who study alone excel?
People who excel at studying will always have a plan, they know to manage more and have a special skill called ‘consistency’. When something is done constantly you will slowly know about the techniques and shortcuts to remember without effort.
Always have a track of your records like your exams, key dates, deadlines, etc., make a note and stick around somewhere you can see daily, this will keep you in track and never forget about your to-do lists.
A study says that maintaining good physical health leads to improving your mental health, it’s a basic foundation for excellence in academics. A good amount of sleep and right food boost your brain unless eating junk food can slow up your metabolism and make you feel lazy in the day time.
Gradually make your bedtime earlier, like 10 minutes earlier than next week 20 minutes earlier, until you reach your target bedtime. By changing your simple routine will help you in academics as well in life.
Help your child to become a self-learner
Every parent wants their children to excel in academics. But most of the time children resemble what their parents do . They are quick learners and get inspired by your activities. Everything starts at home. Teaching them to do their work by themselves is an excellent activity to make them realize their ability. Help them to read more books, sit with them and guide them about self-learning.
Give freedom to work in their own way without taking control of them. Appreciation is the best gift you can give them when you encourage them for the efforts they put in it builds self-confidence and eventually, you can see their improvements in grades. Help them to view problems from different angles that might yield good results.
Remain a constant supporter especially when they fail, you’re the inspiration to your kids. Keep motivating and make sure they remember that struggling is part of life and do not feel down when they feel that way.
Mistakes are common among humans, but if we learn from our mistakes it will make a perfect survivor in the world.
About the Author
Varshini Murali is a content strategist of SchoolBasix, who research on latest topics what education industry speaks about. Specializes in handling blogs that potential means of marketing and circulating across social media and holds a masters degree in marketing.