January 2004 Issue
Student Study Skills Tips
Robin York, Chemeketa Community College
One of the greatest things about school is the feeling of starting over
each term. As you begin this term,
review some of the following tips on getting organized.
Identify your goals for the semester. Break these goals into small chunks
so you can make steps to achieve them. Put your goals on paper and review them
often. This simple process can keep you motivated and make you a very successful
Invest in a term calendar, daily schedule book and donít forget small
note paper (or post-it notes) for writing to-do lists.
Organize your desk or work space. Keep a supply of needed items on hand and
in your backpack.
Below are standard supplies you should purchase:
3 ring note
binder and notebook paper
3x5 index cards
Have an excellent term!!