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๐Ÿค“ Ways To Improve Your Grades If You're Underperforming โฌ‡๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผโ€๐ŸŽ“

Getting good grades ๐Ÿ’ฏ in school is important as it will open up many doors for your future, such as getting into a good college or university ๐Ÿซ. It will also help you build a better future for yourself ๐Ÿ‘.

Why are getting good grades important?

๏ƒ˜ 1) Getting good grades boosts your self-confidence in your learning ๐Ÿ˜Š.

๏ƒ˜ 2) Opens the door to be accepted into college/university ๐Ÿซ.

๏ƒ˜ 3) Motivates you to work towards achieving your goals ๐ŸŽฏ.

Here are 5 tips to help you improve your grades if you are underperforming in school:

1. Be positive โž•

Receiving lower โฌ‡ grades can be discouraging, demotivating and you may tell yourself โ€œIโ€™m not good enoughโ€ or โ€œI canโ€™t do thisโ€ ๐Ÿ˜ช. The first step to improving your grades is to change your mindset ๐Ÿง  โ€“ think positively. Start by mentally taking control of your school work and instead of telling yourself that you are not good enough start telling yourself โ€œI can and I will do better than thisโ€ or โ€œI will achieve my goalsโ€ โญ๐Ÿ’ฏ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ.

โ€œA positive mind produces positive resultsโ€

2. Talk to your teachers ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผโ€๐ŸŽ“โžก๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿซ

Your teachers may know you best ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿผ. Ask them about which areas you need to improve to do better, then draw up a plan of how you are going to achieve better grades.

3. Find the right learning style for you โœ…

If youโ€™re underperforming academically โฌ‡๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผโ€๐ŸŽ“, itโ€™s possible that you havenโ€™t found the right learning style for you. Try different methods and see what suits you best ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿผ.

Example: If you have been working/ studying on your own ๐Ÿงโ€โ™€๏ธ, try studying with a friend or two ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿคโ€๐Ÿง‘๐Ÿฝ so thereโ€™s someone else to motivate you ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ.

4. Take extra one-on-one lessons ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผโ€๐ŸŽ“โžก๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿซ

Ask a teacher or someone who is trained to help you through extra lessons.๐Ÿ“– This will help you focus on your goals ๐ŸŽฏ as an individual.

Benefits of one-on-one lessons:

> One-on-one lessons can help teachers get to know their studentsโ€™ needs fully and keep track of their progress.

> Students can focus on only the areas they may need to improve on.

> Helps students feel motivated as they have more time to focus on their personal goals.

Boy watching the laptop while writing and listening through his earphones

Here are some ways to improve ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿผ your performance by making learning fun ๐Ÿฅณ:

๏ƒ˜ 1) Try listening to calming/ relaxing music while studying ๐ŸŽต.

๏ƒ˜ 2) Turn your course content into quizzes ๐Ÿค”, for example, if youโ€™re reading a storybook, create a quiz for yourself to practise after reading the book ๐Ÿ“•๐Ÿงพ.

๏ƒ˜3) A change in location is sometimes good ๐Ÿ•, try to do your homework or study outside where it's quiet and calm.

๏ƒ˜ 4) Try to combine your studies with other activities such as sports ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿผโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿ‹๐Ÿผโ€โ™€๏ธ or hobbies. For example, you could go for a run ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿผโ€โ™‚๏ธ while listening to an audiobook or jog and recite any new vocabulary or grammar structures you learn ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ.

Collage of students doing different educational activities

"Education is the key ๐Ÿ”‘ to unlock your future and change the world" ๐ŸŒŽ

Let us know what helps you study and achieve academically in the comments section below.

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