Organizational/ Study Skills. Organization Skills. Goals of organization How to become organized Time Management. The Organized Student. Can find what he/she needs when he/she needs it Doesn’t carry everything he/she owns in his/her book bag
Goals of organization
How to become organized
Children need to see time “move” not just flash to the next digit. (Timetimer)
Tips for Studying at home
Mark each answer with either a “T” (True) or “F” (False)
____1. I need to be reminded often to do my schoolwork or other responsibilities’.
____2. I enjoy listening to other people talk.
____3. I can appreciate objects or things better when I can touch or handle them.
____4. I forget to do things I need to do.
____5. I would rather read than listen to someone tell me about a topic.
____6. I need to feel the difference between a peach skin and nectarine skin in order to identify them.
____7. I like to wander around while I study.
____8. I like to learn by listening.
____9. I can remember numbers better when I trace them with my fingers.
____10. I learn well when someone tells me about the topic.
____11. I love to watch T.V.
____12. I find it easy to sit in one place for a long time.
____13. I would rather go to school in the morning than in the afternoon, if I could choose.
____14. I like people to talk to me.
____15. I learn best by looking at things.
____16. I don’t need to be reminded to do what I need to do.
____17. I usually can’t sit in one place for a long time.
____18. I study best in the morning.
____19. It is easy for me to sit for a time and study.
____20. I love to act out parts of stories or plays.
____21. I like to read.
____22. I remember better when I study in the evening.
____23. I usually do what I’m told.
____24. I remember what I see.
____25. I find it easy to listen to people when they talk.
____26. I usually can’t sit in one place for a long time without fidgeting a lot.
____27. I like to build models of animals, cars, and other things.
____28. It is hard for me to sit still and listen to someone explain something.
____29. I would rather go to school in the afternoon.
____30. I usually do what others expect me to do.
____31. I remember better if I study.
25 Tips of ways to Motivate your children
Help your child learn to break large jobs into smaller, achievable tasks.
“BE HERE NOW”
when you are with your child.
Don’t worry about the bills that have to be paid.
If the dirty dishes in the sink bother you, look the other way.
Give your child the same undivided attention you would give your boss or a co-worker!
Your job as a parent is the most important job you will ever have in this lifetime!