Having good study habits is very important in high school and college. If you don’t think you have them these tips may help. Don’t try to cram your studying into one session you’ll get bored or tired and won’t remember what you studied, try regular short periods of studying. Be sure to plan when you’re going to study so that you still have time for other things and get into a good study routine. Don’t procrastinate, everyone hates studying so don’t have things planned before your study times, so you won’t be tempted to purposely prolong it. These are just a few of the many study habits you could use; you may find your own way to get studying done.
Having good sleep habits is extremely important, without getting the necessary amount of sleep it is near impossible to focus. You need an on average of 8 hours of sleep on a school night to be able to function properly. Be sure to have a good sleep schedule trying to go to bed at the same time every night and get up at around the same time every morning. Plan out small nap times during the day if your still tired.
Schedules or Routines
Schedules and routines for everyday are important in order to be able to maintain good habits, be sure to do things similar everyday so that you get them done efficiently and effectively. Also planning your days out ahead of time makes it easier to get everything you need to done. Like studying and making sure you get the necessary amount of sleep. Having schedules and routines is also a great habit to have itself.
Sports and Activities
Adding sports and extra-curricular to your daily routine helps add some fun, being able to relax and do something you enjoy without worrying about school for a little while. In order to do these you need to be focused on school because school comes first, most schools don’t allow you to participate unless you keep your grades up. It is important to manage your time wisely, some people may not have time between studying and other activities to do sports. However, some extra-curricular activities can be taken as a class. Also sports and extra-curricular activities look nice on your high school resume, which is helpful when looking for a college.