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A total of 559 comments and questions have been sent in. They are listed according to date.



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General Grades and school report UK
 
General Memory goes off when taking a test Kenya
 
General How to perform well in class Gambia
 
General How do we learn? Ethiopia
 
General Maintain good grades Phillippines
 
General What does course teach me? USA
 
Being Bullied in School Writing article on bullying New Zealand
 
General Wants to get all A's in core subjects Malaysia
 
Cheating Student kicked out of school for cheating Canada
 
Speak with Confidence How to start a speech in class India
 

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Grades and school report

Topic: General

Question

October 11, 2014

HI , HOW CAN I GET GOOD GRADE AND A GOOD SCHOOL REPORT?
LOOKING FORWARD FOR YOU REPLY
FAIZA

faiza - UK

25441

Answer

Go over the lessons in Getting Good Grades to help you.

Also, see Aid for Writing a Book Report to help you start a report.

Best wishes on success in school. You know you can do it.

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Memory goes off when taking a test

Topic: General

Question

October 8, 2014

I Am Boor In Mathemathics What Can I Do To Improve My Crade?And I Have A Problem That I Am Studying Well But When It Come To Exams My Memory Goes Off

Geoffrey - Kenya

25434

Answer

Part of your studying should be practicing taking tests. In this way, you will not get as nervous or forgetful during a test.

But also, you need to prepare well for a test.

See Be Good at Taking Tests, as well as other lessons on getting good grades.

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How to perform well in class

Topic: General

Question

September 28, 2014

How to perform well in class

aja - Gambia

25405

Answer

Some methods to perform well in your classes is to try to sit toward the front, pay attention to what the teacher says, and take notes. The notes can be important things and even questions you would like answered.

Go through our lessons on Getting Good Grades to get more ideas.

Best wishes for success in school. I know you can do well.

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How do we learn?

Topic: General

Question

September 23, 2014

How we learn? I don't understand it.

Aliya - Ethiopia

25376

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There are many ways that you learn things. Often a parent, teacher or even friend will explain something that you can apply and remember. Doing what is taught is the best way to remember. But also, writing things down helps to remember and learn.

Sometimes, simply experimenting and trying something is a way to learn.

In school, it is good to listen to what the teacher says, as well as to watch. Taking notes helps your understanding.

I hope this helps your understanding.

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Maintain good grades

Topic: General

Question

September 9, 2014

how to maintain good grades

honey jell - Phillippines

25346

Answer

If you have received good grades in previous classes, consider how you got those grades. Was it because you were more interested in the class or perhaps more skilled? Did you have a teacher you liked? These are various factors.

Each class is different, so you have to make an effort to relate with your teacher and set a good schedule for doing your homework.

If you got good grades before, you can get good grades again. You can even get better grades with some good strategy and effort.

Best wishes on getting good grades. I know you can do it.

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What does course teach me?

Topic: General

Question

August 20, 2014

what exactly will this course be teaching me because i don`t want to give anyone my email address and not be taking a course?

serena - USA

25296

Answer

You do not have to give your email address to use the Getting Good Grades lessons. It is not a course. Instead put subjects of interest that will help you succeed in school.

Best wishes on good grades.

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Writing article on bullying

Topic: Being Bullied in School

Question

July 19, 2014

Hello, I am Claudia Bowman a year 13 student at Tauhara College in Taupo, New Zealand. I am very passionate about standing up for those who get bullied and have seen the damage it has done to many people over the years. I have read through your webpage 'School for Champions' it has all caught my attention. I am doing a feature article for Media Studies on bullying and the huge effects it has on people especially students at school (Mainly High Schools). I was wondering if I could interview you via email, phone or Skype as i have a few questions that Id like to ask and add to my article I am writing. I am looking forward to receiving your reply.

Kind regards

Claudia - New Zealand

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Answer

It is great that you are writing an article on the effects of bullying. I'd be glad to answer your questions. The best way probably would be via email.

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Wants to get all A's in core subjects

Topic: General

Question

June 12, 2014

How to get all A's in my core subjects

LESHANA - Malaysia

25052

Answer

It is good that you want to get all A's in your core subjects. To make that goal more real, make a list of the subjects and state the grade that you want to get in them. It does list handy so that you can see it as a reminder.

Not only must you be able to understand the subject matter, but you also need to be good in taking tests. Give yourself practice tests and the various subjects.

If you find your grades slipping in a subject, ask your teacher what you could do to improve your grade. Often, they will give useful hints or tips.

You know that you have the potential for excellence. Best wishes and getting top grades.

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Student kicked out of school for cheating

Topic: Cheating

Question

June 11, 2014

if someone cheated homework or test and kicked out the program high school?
and want to finish high school any other school

fa - Canada

25050

Answer

If a student was attending a special program high school, was caught stealing, and then was kicked out or expelled from the school, there still are options available.

First of all, the student could try to be readmitted into the program high school. Sometimes an apology will be enough to be readmitted. If that does not work, then the student should seek admission to some other high school. They cannot prevent a student from getting his or her education because of a mistake in judgment.

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How to start a speech in class

Topic: Speak with Confidence

Question

May 30, 2014

I want to ask that how to start a speech i.e what should I have to say in starting with good mrng respected sir after this what should i speak that should attract everyone presnt there.

sourav - India

25007

Answer

When giving a speech or presentation to a class in school, it is nice to make a formal introduction, such as: "Miss Teacher, fellow students..."

Then you can tell your topic: "Today, I'm going to tell you about...xxx." Or instead, you can ask a question concerning your subkect that will get others curious. For example, if talking about space travel, you could ask: "Did you know how the astronauts drink liquids in space? Let me tell you..."

I hope this helps. Best wishes in giving your speeches.

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