Taking Advantage of a Study Group
Some students prefer to study with other students and they form a study group. This can be an effective way to study for upcoming exams in school. Here are ways by which students can take advantage of their study groups.
When forming a study group, you can choose which of your classmates you want to include in your group. You can avoid students who just want to socialize with you or other members of the study group. You can form a study group with students wanting to get high grades and serious about studying.
You can encourage your group members to use their specialties. If one member is good at solving math problems, let him or her speak up and explain how to solve those problems during your study sessions.
Another advantage of having a study group is that you can share class notes. If you were unable to attend a class, you can ask your group members what lessons they covered up on that day.
All of you can work together and solve one difficult math or physics problem. The one who gets it right can share his or her technique to the rest of the group.
If there are projects that are needed to be finished, the group can brainstorm and bring out ideas on finishing the projects correctly.
The group can also quiz each other before an exam. You can also get different ideas on how to effectively study a certain lesson by asking the group.