The High School Survival Guide: Your Roadmap To Studying, Socializing & Succeeding by Jessica HolsmanThe High School Survival Guide: Your Roadmap To Studying, Socializing & Succeeding by Jessica Holsman

The High School Survival Guide: Your Roadmap To Studying, Socializing & Succeeding

byJessica Holsman

Paperback | September 13, 2016

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How to Study! ? Do you want to develop great study skills, learn how to study smarter, and reach your full potential as a student?

How to study: "We are always told to study for exams and assignments but I can't remember a time when I was instructed on how to study!"

Study tips: Jessica Holsman of YouTube's Study With Jess and Nickelodeon's AwesomenessTV is changing the way teens feel about school. In her debut book, The High School Survival Guide, Holsman shares exclusive study tips and tricks to help you with how to get better grades! You will learn good study habits and tips, including:

  • How to get better grades
  • How to study better
  • How to study for a test
  • How to be a better student
  • How to study smarterHigh School Survival Guide: Beyond the classroom, Holsman, who has a degree in Psychology, helps you understand your social skills as you grow from a Freshman to a Senior. From your first year orientation to applying for college and graduation, Holsman provides the best study tips and tricks to help you stay organized, write assignments, complete exams, manage stress and live a well-balanced life! Maximize your full potential, ace your next test, and become an A+ student!
Jessica Holsman, AKA Study With Jess, is one of the growing starts on YouTube. With millions of viewers flocking to her channel, Holsman has established herself as the voice of students online. Offering up detailed and creative ways of studying, Holsman connects with her audience at a personal level which has allowed her to help studen...
Title:The High School Survival Guide: Your Roadmap To Studying, Socializing & SucceedingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:179 pages, 8 × 5 × 0.68 inPublished:September 13, 2016Publisher:Mango MediaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1633533964

ISBN - 13:9781633533967


Table of Contents

CONTENTSDedication and Acknowledgments Welcome (My personal message to the reader)CH 1: Getting Ready for a New School YearMaking sure you have the essentialsGetting a head start on your readingsPreparing your workspace for a new yearMy top 5 tips for preparing for a new school yearCH 2: School SpiritThe benefits of extra-curricular activitiesGetting involved in school activitiesMy top 5 tips for unleashing your school spiritCH 3: Making New Friends Friendships and support SystemsHow to make new friends Fitting in: How to deal with peer pressureHow to deal with bullies My top 5 tips for making friends CH 4: The Ideal Study EnvironmentDeciding where to studyHow to create a productive study spaceHow to keep a tidy deskMy top 5 tips for keeping a tidy workspaceCH 5: Structuring Your Study SessionsFinding the right time to studyBreaking up your study sessionsHow to prioritize like a proHow to wind up your study sessionsMy top 5 tips for completing homeworkCH 5: Getting into the 'Study Zone'Choosing the right tasksDeciding on the best study techniqueUsing friends as a motivatorMy top 5 tips for finding your study zoneCH 6: Goal SettingThe benefits of goal settingSetting yourself long-term goalsSetting yourself short-term goalsMy top 5 tips for setting goalsCH 7: Staying Focused in ClassDealing with distractionsStaying up to dateThe common causes of losing focusMy top 5 tips for staying focused in classCH 8: How to be an Organized StudentUsing a planner for schoolHow to organize handouts and class notesOrganizing your belongingsMy top 5 tips for staying organizedCH 9: How to Catch Up in ClassFalling behind in classworkHow to catch upAsking for helpMy top 5 tips for catching up on classworkCH 10: Writing Weekly SummariesThe benefits of writing weekly summariesHow to set out your weekly summariesMy top 5 tips for writing weekly summariesCH 11: Dealing with DisappointmentLearning from your mistakesUsing feedback correctlyMy top 5 tips for using feedback correctlyCH 12: How to have a Positive MindsetThe importance of positive thinkingHaving a positive mindset3 Easy ways to change your perspectiveMy top 5 tips for staying positiveCH 14: Tackling Major Assignments Planning your approachEssay writingClass presentationsGroup projectsMy top 5 tips for completing assignmentsCH 15: Studying for Finals Planning your study approachStudy SMART not hardThe 4 learning stylesHow to throw a study party!My top 5 tips for studying for examsCH 16: Study Stress and Anxiety Feeling stressedWhat is stress?How to manage stress and anxietyMy top 5 tips for dealing with stressCH 17: The Week of the Exam What to do the week of finalsHow to enhance your performance in an examHow to deal with exam anxietyMy top 5 tips for completing examsCH 18: The Next Step. Your big picture goalDeciding a career pathwayCreating a career planConsidering a gap yearYour education is a journey.

Editorial Reviews

"High School is an amazing and challenging period of every teenager's life. Jess shares a mature, inspirational and accessible survival guide for every teenager trying to navigate these exciting times. Highly recommended!" - Guillaume Deront, Online Partnership Manager, YouTube AUNZ