Study Skills

1 semester = 1/2 credit

Purpose:

The purpose of this class is to provide students the opportunity to develop and practice the needed skills necessary to be a successful student now and an efficient employee in the future.

Focus:

  • Organizational skills
  • How to prioritize assignments
  • How to study for tests and quizzes
  • Assistance with homework and assignments

Requirements:

  • thoughtfully complete daily calendar = 5pts (1 each day) per week max
  • work efficiently throughout the entire class period = 5pts (1 each day) per week max
  • check MPS portal at least once a week = 6 pts (1 each class passing with a "C" or above in order to earn points ) per week max

 *** If a student is consistently unable to meet the above requirements, they will receive a failing grade, lose the credit and most importantly lose the privilege of any further study skills classes.