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Your Midterm Study Checklist

Posted by Sam Ritz on Oct 2, 2017 7:31:35 AM

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The beginning of October always comes with the promise of midterms. But that doesn't have to be something to fear if you stay on track and create a study plan. Check out our quick Midterm Study Checklist below. 

Think you'll need extra help? Make an appointment with a staff or peer tutor at the Tutoring and Learning Center. Call (815) 280-2730 or visit jjc.edu/tlc to learn more.

 

Check_Mark_and_Box.jpgSchedule time for studying.

And make sure you stick to it! So log it in your phone or planner, make it a priority and don't forget to take regular breaks. 

your midterm study checklist joliet junior college jjc schedule time for studying

 

Check_Mark_and_Box.jpgOrganize your materials.

Be sure you're studying the right material and in the right order!

your midterm study checklist joliet junior college jjc organize your materials

 

Check_Mark_and_Box.jpgGet your professor to clarify anything you don't understand ahead of time.  

Identify your struggles now so you're not trying to figure things out last minute.

your midterm study checklist joliet junior college jjc get your professors help

 

Check_Mark_and_Box.jpgFind a study buddy.

Whether they are one of your closest friends or somebody you can learn from in class, having someone to study with can make you more accountable.

your midterm study checklist joliet junior college jjc get a study buddy

 

Check_Mark_and_Box.jpgDefine a study strategy.

Whether it's flash cards, practice testing, outlining, re-reading or teaching others, figuring out which strategy works best for you is key.

your midterm study checklist joliet junior college jjc define a study strategy

 

Check_Mark_and_Box.jpgGrab snacks and a water bottle.

Don't forget to stay hydrated and choose healthy snacks to keep you energized.

your midterm study checklist joliet junior college jjc grab snacks and a water bottle

 

Check_Mark_and_Box.jpgUnplug from the internet.

Eliminate all your distractions, including your wifi and your phone.

your midterm study checklist joliet junior college jjc unplug from the internet

 

Check_Mark_and_Box.jpgHit the books.

Good luck! Remember, you can always visit the Tutoring and Learning Center if you need help.

your midterm study checklist joliet junior college jjc hit the books

 

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