Teachers-to-GO! Searched for the best study hacks for effective studying.
These study tips remind you not to study hard, but study intelligently.
1. Do a little physical exercise before your exam
A 20-minute exercise can help you improve your performance during the exam. Exercising can boost memory and brain power.
2. Sleepy? Study
Our brain strengthens new memories during sleep. So reviewing your notes before sleeping gives you a higher chance of remembering it the next day.
3. Find a good place to study
If you are in a place where there are too many distractions, you will not be able to study effectively. Find a place that is conducive for learning.
4. Say it, out loud
Reading your notes loudly helps you remember something easier. Just don’t do this in the library or in crowded places.
5. Rewrite it
if you’re in a library, rewriting is a better choice than reviewing out loud. Don’t rewrite everything; outlines are enough along with some important details.
6. Pamper yourself
Knowing there’s a sweet treat at the end of your studying; you’ll be encouraged to do more and do better.
7. Take a break
Rest your brain every once in a while. Breaks can boost your productivity and improve your ability to focus.
8. Find your timeframe
Some people are better at remembering things when they have just woken up, early in the morning. While some prefer night, discern what’s yours and do it.