Congratulations! You have been accepted into college and are about to start out on an exciting path to independence in preparation for your future career. It’s a time of both excitement and possibly a touch of trepidation. Success can be yours, but you will need to work diligently. Careful use of time is essential in helping you stay on the right track. Also, of utmost importance, is to develop study skills that make the most of your time and effort. I’m sure you are wondering where to start. The good news is, there are many helpful resources online, some of which are free, and easily available to help you with the learning process. So, Let’s get started!
General Study Skills Resources
HowToStudy.com– Study skills website with tips on note taking, time management, advice on goal setting, and much more!
Memorize.com– Interactive learning modes to assist in memorization.
Cramberry– Online flashcards you can make or they have some that are already made.
GoConqr– Various online tools to maximize learning potential.
Quizlet– Activities, games, and quizzes to improve your grades.
Joy Capps is a homeschool bookworm residing in the mountains of western North Carolina. The only one who loves books more is her 16-year-old daughter. They both enjoy perusing old bookstores for treasures and sniffing books. Her son who is 18 has special needs, is the social butterfly of the family and has never met a stranger. Although she is originally from South Dakota she now calls North Carolina her home and she and her family love exploring the great outdoors. Her family has been homeschooling since 2005.