Study Skills & Learning Strategies Handouts

All tutorials on this site are available in handout form (MS Word & PDF) as well, making them great for class distribution.

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All Tutorials

The following will be included in the full tutorial download pack, but new tutorials are added regularly.

Study Skills Tutorials

  1. How To Take Notes From A Textbook – The Information Funnel Method
  2. How To Speed Read & Comprehend – Part 3: Reduce Sub-vocalization
  3. How To Speed Read & Comprehend – Part 2: Block Reading
  4. How To Speed Read & Comprehend – Part 1
  5. How To Write On Paper Faster & Better
  6. How To Memorize Things Quickly & Effectively – Part 1: Chunking & Spaced Repetition
  7. How To Memorize Things Quickly & Effectively – Part 2: Visualization
  8. How To Take Notes In Class – The Origami Note-Taking System
  9. How To Type Faster Without Looking

Productivity Tutorials

  1. How to Procrastinate Faster & More Productively
  2. How To Focus & Concentrate While Studying
  3. How To Temporarily Block Distracting Websites
  4. How To Deal With Study Stress & Anxiety
  5. How To Create A Good Study Environment At Home
  6. How To Stop Procrastinating & Increase Motivation
  7. How To Manage Your Time Effectively As A Student

Additional Study Resources & Tips

  1. Guest Post: Why You Should Have Your Very Own Morning Routine
  2. Leo’s Top 10 Study Tips


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