Having a Personal Style of Studying
We all have our own style of studying. The key to having the best study method that suits you is to identify what style of studying you excel. Learning is categorized by visual, auditory and kinesthetic. Those who excel at visual learning are people who easily remember and learn by recalling things that they see. Auditory learner are those people who easily recall things by hearing.Kinesthetic learner are those people who easily learn by experience and recalling things that they have done. Do you know what category you belong? You may quickly identify the best method for you if you know the traits of the people who belong in these categories.
Visual learner want to study in quiet places and they do not want too much distraction. They are good at spelling but they easily forget names. They are good at understanding and making charts and favors color and fashion. They want to study using flash cards, highlighters and videos. They excel in reading maps, writing essays and describing a process or diagramming.
Auditory learners are those people that like to speak in class. They are the ones who excel in oral reports and they are active in recitations. They are good in grammar and language and they tend to read slowly to fully absorb the book or the article they are reading. Unlike the visual learner, the auditory learner likes to study with a group of people. They can be theater actors or singers who like being on stage. They excel at oral exams.
Kinesthetic learner, just like the auditory learner, likes to study with other people. They fully enjoy field trips and visiting museums. They excel at lab classes and they use flash cards for memorizing. The best type of exam for them is multiple choice and fill in the blanks.
So now that you know their major traits, you can somehow identify where you are categorized. Take advantage of this when you are studying to get a better grade for your next exam.