Learning content is quite difficult because one should be focused even if it is a school student or it is a doctoral candidate. Concentrating certain topics is difficult for everyone. Students feel bored when classes are going for hours and they fail to listen to the lecture of teachers. Sometimes while listening to the lecture it will be easy for students to grab knowledge but while learning it will be tough for them to concentrate. They will get distracted by the surrounding or other gadgets. Here are some basic tips which would help you to focus on studies with proper involvement.
The first and foremost reason to distract from focusing is the place where you study. You should choose a place where no one disturbs you. You should have a flat, clean and comfortable location to study. Less amount of background noise is preferable to stay focused in studies. A study table along with a comfortable seating and some place to keep books is required so that you can get focus in studies without wandering to some other places.
Distraction is the prime enemy of concentration. A person may get distracted by means of digital gadgets, mobile phones, games, and many other things. A person can also be mentally distracted. In order to avoid physical distraction, his study table should not have any electronic gadgets or things which distract him easily. Meditation is a better way to avoid mental distraction. It also improves concentration and involvement.
- Prepare, Plan and Execute
In order to study in an organized manner, you should practice three steps. They plan, prepare and execute. First of all find out which topics should be given utmost care, and then write it down according to the highest to least priority. Prepare according to the priority given. Revise the contents before going to take test or assessments.
Scheduling is the best way to spend your quality time. Continuous preparation will make you tired, so you can add some break time in your schedule. Stick to the time table and study accordingly. Inform your parents about the schedule so that they may not disturb you while studying. Nearly 10 to 12 hours of study will make your brain active, so plan properly.
Notes will help you to learn easily. Learning the complete book is impossible. So try to take notes consisting of small hints during class. Take short notes which should be understandable to you when you see them next time. During revision it will be helpful and you cannot search it through the whole book.
Nowadays students forget to study the concept, if they feel it is boring or it is not understandable. They simply memorize and write it down in the examinations. Good practical knowledge will help you to improvise your learning and help you to understand better. Don’t try to memorize. Examinations are not meant for marks, it is to test the ability of the student.
It is one of the effective ways to focus on learning. Make a checklist about the topics to be studied. After studying, put a tick mark in it. It will motivate and encourage you to study more. Prioritized topics to be studied at first. A checklist will simplify your goals and make your tasks easier.
Essential requirements to be present in the table while studying. A pen, notepad, other stationeries, water bottle etc, should be near you so that you can focus appropriately. A calendar in your table will also make you identify your plans in upcoming days.
Don’t try to study at the last minute. It will make you confused and tense. Take food at the right time so that you will be focused at your task. Make your mind and body healthy by taking healthy vegetables and fruits. Don’t stress yourself. Be relaxed by doing some warm ups and exercises. The above tips will definitely be useful for you to focus on studies. Keep these points in your mind to gain knowledge in the right manner. Happy Learning☺!