Good Grades Resources
by Ron Kurtus (revised 7 November 2018)
The following material are references and resources to help you get good grades.
- Study skills
- Reference sites
- College preparation
If you have any opinions on this material or have suggested additions, let me know about them.
Use these resources to help your understanding of the material.
Study Skills for Students - From EducationCorner.com
How to Learn Faster - Helpful in learning a foreign language from Language 101
Study Guides and Strategies - Numerous articles, including versions in a wide range of languages
Video lessons on various subjects - From Socratic.org
Discover Your Learning Style - From EducationCorner.com
7 Tricks to Improve Your Memory - From Mercola.com
10 Tips for Public Speaking - Study Tips for A+ students
How to Study Effectively - EffectiveStudy.org
Study Tips and Study Skills - ClickSelfHelp.com
Chegg.com - Study skills, tutoring, and books on various subjects
Homework Helper - Lists of homework webistes for all levels from CollegeScholarships.org
Homeworkhelp.com - Provides some free lessons but also charges for better information.
Top 10 Homework Tips - Tips for kids and parents
Homework Tips for Students - From Dr. Rick's Blog
Interactive Lessons and Tutors - From WyzAnt.com
Hey Tutor - Listing of in-home tutors in your area
How to Write an Outline That Will Earn an A+ Grade - by Jack Milgram
Grammar Infographics - Graphical grammar information
200 Powerful Words to Use Instead of “Good” - Infographic
Study Guide Summary of Fiction Books - SuperSummary.com
Writing Tools and Examples - From 123HelpMe.com
How To Learn Any Language In Record Time - Infographic
Top 10 Worldwide Languages - From Custom-Writing.org
How to Prepare For Exams - From HubPages.com
How to Study for a Final Exam in Middle School - From eHow.com
Graduate Record Exam Preparation - From Texas State University
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Cool Kids Facts - Facts on various subjects for younger students
Great Books Online - Bartleby.com - free online repository of books
JellyQuest - Interesting facts for kids
Some free encyclopedia sites include:
For defiinitions of words:
Biographical information is available on:
Biography.com - Good short bios on many people.
How-to and about
Discovery Education - Videos of tutorials on various basic subjects
How Stuff Works - Explains how devices work
University Interview Guide - Preparations for interview to elite universities
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Tricks for Good Grades: Strategies to Succeed in School - My book on improving skills
Study Power: Study Skills to Improve Your Learning and Your Grades by William Luckie, Wood Smethurst; Brookline Books (1997) $15.95 - Helps understanding the elements of study skills
What Smart Students Know: Maximum Grades. Optimum Learning. Minimum Time. by Adam Robinson; Three Rivers Press (1993) $17.00 - Starting from the premise that successful students are not necessarily any more brilliant than their less successful peers, but have simply mastered the art of efficient learning
How to Study: Suggestions for High-School and College Students by Arthur W. Kornhauser; University Of Chicago Press (1993) $8.00 - Helped generations of students throughout the country improve their skills in learning quickly and effectively
Getting Straight A's by Gordon W. Green; Lyle Stuart Publishing (1993) $12.00
You can use these resources to help you in school. If you have other suggested resources, let me know about them.
Study too much and your brain will explode
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