“EXAM TIME” are inevitable for students. Students start getting anxious and spend sleepless nights worrying about the coming examinations. Exams may be anxiety provoking for some people. Students may worry about an exam for days before it is to take place and/or during the exam, when they appears for examination they may experience negative thoughts and panic which might ruin your examinations .
Here are some tips for ever students to give their best during their exams:
1. Give yourself enough time to study
Don’t leave anything for the last minute and do prepare a schedule that fits your way of studying. Some students seems to thrive on last minute of study.This way of partial studying is not the best for exam preparation.Organize your study habits accordingly.
2. Make sure your study space is organized
Make sure you have enough space on your study table to spread your text books and notes. Ensuring that the room is sufficiently bright and your chair restful enough.Remove the things that can distract you and from your study space.
3. Drink plenty of water
While studying for exams or during exam, it is prudent to drink water. Remaining hydrated is vital and adds to your overall positive mood.
4. Snacking on healthy food is good for the brain
Keep your body and brain fit, fresh and vitamins rich food that is good for you and would improve your concentration and memory.
5. Review past exam papers
Most effective ways to prepare for exams is to practice or review your previous examinations paper. Also, an old test will help you see the format and formulation of the questions and it will be good for you to know what to expect but also as a worthy practice for calculating the time you need for the actual test.
6. Use flow charts and diagrams
Visual aids can be especially helpful while revising study material.The nearer your examinations appears, do transform your revision notes in a diagram.
7. Explain your answers to others
Explain your family and friends reasons for why you have answered a certain question in a certain way.
8. Organize study groups with friends
Just make sure the group is focused on the subject and they are not easily distracted.Study groups can help you get the answers you need and finish tasks faster.
9. Take breaks
Time to time breaks is also needed for the brain to regain its focus
10. Plan the day of your exams
Check all the requirements for your examination.