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Tips to Start Your Final Term Off Right

Date Published: 06/10/2022

Coming back to school after the holiday break can be daunting. You feel like you’ve just unwound from the Term before and are really starting to get into relaxation mode, when you guessed it! School’s back. The final Term of

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Top Study Tips to Help Prepare for Exams

Date Published: 11/03/2022

From creating a study plan, to getting enough sleep, and seeking feedback, the following tips from the iCentre and the Learning Edge Academy (2022) will aim to give all students the skills required to minimise stress and aim for success!

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Study Tips for Students: Overcoming Procrastination

Date Published: 12/10/2021

It’s the start of Term 4.  Some of us feel ready to tackle the books but others find it difficult to get going in this final term. Do you ever find yourself procrastinating? You mean to start work on an

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Study Skills Tips for Remote Learning at Home

Date Published: 02/08/2021

We remind students of the section that has been added to the Study Skills Handbook: Tips for Remote Home Learning. You can find this useful resource here:  This handy guide takes you through the following stages with helpful tips

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Review to Improve Results

Date Published: 12/07/2021

STUDY SKILLS TIP FOR JULY Evaluating Areas to Improve  Over the mid-year break, it is easy to put all thoughts of school out of your mind and just enjoy the holidays. This is not a bad thing, it is important

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Dealing with Distractions

Date Published: 08/06/2021

As our Years 7 – 10 head into exams this week, it is important that students know how to avoid distractions so as to ensure effective exam preparation. Ask any student and they will tell you they can multitask with

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Assignments: Sometimes the Hardest Part is Getting Started 

Date Published: 15/03/2021

Sometimes we put off starting an assignment straight away.  This can be called procrastination, avoidance or writer’s block.  However, it really helps if you do start working on a task from the beginning.   These four tips provide the why and the how

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Study Tips to Improve Your Memory

Date Published: 02/11/2020

Our brains are wired to forget. There is no such thing as a BAD memory – just an UNTRAINED memory! The reason why many students do not retain what they are learning is that the way they study only gets

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How to Stay Positive as Exams Approach

Date Published: 01/09/2020

As the year 12 mock exams begin this week, we have some useful study tips from the Study Skills Handbook on how to stay positive and deal with the stress involved. STUDY SKILLS TIP  How To Stay Positive As Exams

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Exam Preparation with Smart Studying Strategies

Date Published: 25/08/2020

Our brains are wired to forget so try these proven strategies from neuroscience to help you reinforce your learning and assist with your exam preparation. Taking handwritten notes rather than using your laptop allows you to remember more and have

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