• Welcome to 7th/8th Grade Study Skills:



    Class Description:
    Study Skills is a program designed to reinforce the core skill sets and competencies necessary to excel in all areas of academic study. Students will learn strategies that will help them successfully perform study-related tasks they will encounter in classes for years ahead.  We will also use pre-teaching strategies to help the students become familiar with the material to be covered in the core classes.

    Topics for Review:

    Study Skills will address a number of study strategies over the course of the academic year, including:

    - Active Learning

    - Preview Teaching/Pre-Teaching New Concepts & Ideas

    - Reteaching concepts or breaking down complex concepts / content into manageable chunks

    - Reading and Writing Strategies

    - Organizational Skills including binder/folder organization, homework time management, locker organization, etc.

    - General Study Skills - how to study/review information in the different content areas

    - Homework consistency and stamina strategies

    - Web Research and Research Paper writing skills

    - Test-Taking Strategies & Tips

    Mrs. Mehlbrech can be reached via email at nmehlbrech@allendalek8.com or via phone at 201-327-2020 x2345.