All of us have great plans for studying. Each time students fail, that moment makes them resolve to score higher and better. But all the fire seems to be momentary and does not last longer. So how to have a consistent study goal and achieve it?
But before that, why should you do it? You must do it because it makes you a happy person. Facing challenges and overcoming it helps you evolve your personality and makes problem-solving in life easier. Being a good student means even in life you will be a good learner as you organise your activities right and achieve your goals as per target.
Now that you know how important it can be to have a goal in life and so are study goals, here are the tips for you to have an orderliness in plan and make it feasible enough to follow:
Like every other goal, your first step to attaining one is to plan it. Half your shortcomings would be solved at once you identify your problems verbally. Say, you are slow at studying. You have to acknowledge the weakness and set your goal as improving your speed in studying. This clear identification of problem will help you set your exact goal and make you move towards accomplishing it.
Break your tasks
While you know that a specific goal is your target, you have to also set an action plan so that it is doable. Say, your aim is to rank first in your class and now that your rank is 30. You know that it is possible to get first rank the very next attempt, but it is difficult. To make things easier, aim for the highest, but work consistently. If you had no study pattern earlier, now make one. Find out other ways like listening in class, group studies or creative study methods.
Time is a very important attribute that you must give attention to when it comes to making a plan. You have to time your tasks accordingly. You have to allocate how much time you must spend on an activity and the time that you must take to complete a sub goal. This will help you monitor your progress and adjust as per it.
You know that you have got a good action plan and you think that you are good to go. However, taking an additional help will enhance your progress towards the goal. How? If you seek your teacher's help in making you understand the difficult portions by requesting her for a separate time, she is going to be more than happy to help you. Similarly, the usage of technology like videos and other things to explain concepts too would help you understand it better.
Reward to motivate
Akin how punishment helps in enforcing law, rewarding helps in keeping you motivated. Introduce self rewards at the end of each target fulfilment to pat yourself and encourage to step into the next level of targets.