There are only so many hours in a day, a week, and a term. Youcannot change the number of hours, but you can decide how to bestuse them. To be successful in school, you must carefully manageyour study time. Here is a strategy for doingthis.
Prepare a Term Calendar
At the beginning of a term, prepare a Term Calendar. Update itas the term goes on. Here is what to do to prepare a TermCalendar.
Record your school assignments with their due dates and yourscheduled tests.
Record your planned school activities.
Record your known out-of-school activities.
Prepare a Weekly Schedule
Each Sunday before a school week, prepare a Weekly Schedule.Update it as the week goes on. Here is what to do to prepare aWeeklySchedule.在每周的前一个星期日，准备一张每周日程表，随着每周的推进进行更新。下面是每周日程表的详细准备方法。
Record your children daily classes.
Enter things to be done for the coming week from your TermCalendar.
Review your class notes from the previous week to see if youneed to add any school activities.
Add any out-of-school activities in which you will be involvedduring the week.
Be sure to include times for completing assignments, workingon projects, and studying for tests. These times may be during theschool day, right after school, evenings, andweekends.
Prepare a Daily Organizer
Each evening before a school day, prepare a Daily Organizerfor the next day. Place a √ next to each thing to do as youaccomplish it. Here is what to do to prepare a DailyOrganizer.
Enter the things to do for the coming day from your WeeklySchedule。从每周日程表里摘抄下第二天要做的事情。
Enter the things that still need to be accomplished from yourDaily Organizer from the previous day.
Review your class notes for the day just completed to see ifyou need to add any schoolactivities.
Add any out-of-school activities in which you will be involvedthe next day.
Your Weekly Schedule should have more detail than your TermCalendar.
Your Daily Organizer should have more detail than your WeeklySchedule.
Using a Term Calendar, a Weekly Schedule, and a DailyOrganizer will help you make the best use of yourtime.