THE GUIDE FOR EXAM PREPARATION

A guide with all the study and exam tips you need

Do you want to do well in your exams?

A lot of students assume that doing well in exams equal to putting a lot of hard work. While that may be true to a certain extent, hard work is definitely not the only element. to getting good grades. If you want to ace your exams, you will need to have a combination of determination, hard work, and effective study and test-taking strategies. In this guide, we provide you a comprehensive list of strategies that cover everything from forming a good mindset, studying, productivity, and test-taking strategies. We hope to give you a thorough view of learning and studying for exams, as well as resources that can help you have an easier and more successful student life. Wish you all the best for your exams!
In need of some effective study tips and systems for your exam preparation? This is a comprehensive guide with all the study skills and exam strategies for you, along with a free exam study planner kit!

FREE EXAM STUDY PLANNER KIT

Want to know the study skills and strategies for studying for exams? Click here to learn some time management skills and study techniques that can help you ace your exams, and download the free exam study planner kit that comes with a summary guide and exam study planners!
Do you want a study planner kit that can help you plan well and study effectively before exams!

This free study planner kit is exactly what you need. It consists of a Guide to Successful Study Sessions (3 pages), a Study Session Planner Exam, a Study Planner, an Exam Topic List, and a User Guide for the Planner.

This kit will give you detailed tips on how you can have effective study sessions, along with planner printables to help you stay on track and plan your study schedule so that you can have an efficient and organized system.

MINDSET & GOAL-SETTING

Do you know that by just changing your mindset and developing a growth mindset for students you can make a huge improvement on your academic performance? Read this article to find out how and download the free summary and worksheet!
THE POWER OF A GROWTH MINDSET FOR STUDENTS
If you want to improve your grades, the first thing you will need to do is to change your mindset. 
Want to know how to start your new year right? Here are some ideas and inspirations on how you can set goals and achieve them, along with a free printable goal setting worksheet for you to fill in and plan your life/year ahead!
How to set goals and achieve them
Do you have any goals for your exams? Learn how to set goals in the right way so that it can motivate you and help you achieve success.

MOTIVATION

top 7 tips to stay motivated and avoid procrastination
Many students have the tendency to procrastinate, and many feel demotivated. These tips will help you find motivation to study.
How to Manage Study Stress and Be More Motivated
How to manage study stress and be more motivated
Stress can easily demotivate us since we felt like we cannot do well in the exam anyway. Learn how to overcome this fear and stress here.

PLANNING AND ORGANIZATION

How to Create and Organize Your Study Space
how to create and organize your study space
Having a clean and organized study space can set yourself in the mood and motivate you to study.
Want to create a perfect study schedule for final exams and actually stick to it? Want to get a printable template and planner for your study plans? This post is a guide to help you make a study and assignment plan for your finals with some downloadable planners and guides!
How to make an exam study schedule you'll actually stick to
Do you have the problem of constantly failing to study as you have planned? Do you know that changing the way you plan can make a difference?

PRODUCTIVITY

The ultimate guide to productivity for students
This 9-step productivity system can effectively transform your productivity and help you study effectively.
Want to overcome procrastination and focus better? The pomodoro technique will boost and enhance your productivity! Take a look at these time management app recommendations, and download the free daily task planner!
boost your productivity with the pomodoro technique
The Pomodoro technique is one of the most popular productivity strategy. This article describes its benefits and some detailed tips on how you can utilize it.

LEARNING IN CLASS

Why and How Should You Prepare for Lectures?
why and how you should prepare for lectures
To get the most from lectures and classes, sufficient preparation is essential. Here are a few things you need to do before class.
Wondering how you can take good lecture notes? Here are some tips for you to take notes effective in class - including my note-taking system using OneNote! Also make sure to download the free note-taking printable here!
How to take notes effectively in class
Taking notes is an awesome way to learn, and is vital for remembering information taught in class.
Do you struggle to focus in class? Here are 3 brain rules and powerful hacks and tips for students that can help you better pay attention in class and get the most from it!
3 powerful brain hacks to help you focus in class
It's very easy to get distracted in class, yet learning in class is a fundamental step of learning. Here are some scientifically proven tips on how you can focus during class.
Updated: How I Take Notes For Lectures and Tutorials
how i take notes in lectures and tutorials
This is my note-taking system for lectures and tutorials, and it may give you some inspiration to develop yours!

NOTE-TAKING

Get the FREE CHECKLIST PRINTABLE on textbook reading strategies and tips for college, high school, middle school students! - I talked about how to utilize SQ3R and make reading notes here || 4 Steps to Reading Your Textbook Effectively and Efficiently from Students Toolbox
4 steps to reading your textbook effectively and efficiently
Don't know how to pick out some key points and ideas from the textbook? This reading system is what you need.
How I Make and Use My Study Guides
HOW I MAKE AND USE MY STUDY GUIDES
This is my system for making my study guides and notes during finals preparation.
Want to know how you can create a useful study guide for your exam? Here are some tips for you high school and college students! Also make sure to download the free study guide plan worksheet!
how to create a study guide that actually helps
Creating a study guide is a key step to preparing for finals. This step helps you to organize and retain the information.

STUDY HABITS

Do you know that having a study routine can make studying in school and college much easier and more effective? Learn how you can do your daily, weekly, and monthly review + download your free study checklist here!
How the 1-7-30 study routine helped me succeed in school
A regular study routine can reduce your stress and help you learn everything in a progressive way. It is also the key to studying well for exams.
5 Highly Effective Study Habits That Can Improve Grade and Performance
5 Highly effective study habits to improve your grade and performance
Studying is all about forming good habits, and these 5 habits are what you need to form in order to ace your exams.

STUDY SKILLS

Get the Free Printable Checklist on things you should do and how you can study and prepare for your exam!!! It covers everything from how to reducing stress to science-backed exam study tips for high school and college students! | Science-backed Study Tips to Ace an Exam | Students Toolbox
Science-backed study tips to ace an exam
Don't know what you should do the day before your exam? Here are some scientific strategies that can help you ace your exams!
Need some tips and motivation for exam preparation and How to Study for Exams in a Week? This step-by-step guide can definitely help reduce your stress and ace your exam!
how to study for exams in a week
Only got a week before an exam? Check out this study plan that can help you study everything a week before the exam!
The Best Ways to Prepare for Final Exams
the best ways to prepare for final exams
Don't know how to start studying for exams at all? These essential tips are what you need to know.
Need some study tips on improving your memory? Here are some learning hacks to help you memorize things easier and faster!
One secret to improving your memory for studying
Memorization is a key component of studying. Do you know that you can improve your memory in just one simple way?

TEST-TAKING STRATEGIES

Ever wondered how you can perform well in an exam? This guide has a bunch of helpful test taking tips and strategies to help you succeed in your exams and get good grades!! Read more on Students Toolbox!
Test-taking tips and strategies to succeed in exams
Your performance on the day of exams will determine how well you do in your exams. The tactics here can help you complete your exam in the best condition.
If you are looking for tips and a comprehensive guide on answering and writing essay questions in exams and tests in college and university, this printable has some perfect tips to help you ace the essay-type exam and finals (including tips on sketching the outline and structuring your introduction and paragraphs)! Download it now on StudentsToolbox.com!
How to answer essay questions in exams
Struggling with essay questions? Here are some tips to better understand the essay prompt and structure your essay.
Read these tips and strategies for your tests/exams/assessments of multiple choice questions to boost your grades!!
tips for taking multiple choice tests
Multiple choice tests may seem easy, but they are in fact quite tricky at times. These skills will help you choose the right answer wisely.

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