Category Archive: Managing Time

Apr 19

THRIVE: Mid-/End-of-Course, Reflecting on Time Management Strategies

Mid-course 1. Follow a weekly schedule, like the you developed during the “SURVIVE: Mapping Your Week” activity, for at least four weeks. 2. Write a response to the following questions: Where is most of your time going (social time, workout time, work, or class work)? Why? Do you think you’re spending too much time in …

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Apr 19

THRIVE: Reflecting on Your Weekly Schedule

1. While working through a week that you have mapped in the “SURVIVE: Mapping Your Week,” keep track of when you stayed on task as outlined and when you did not. 2. At the end of the week, go back and write a brief reflection on what helped you stay on task and what were …

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Apr 19

SURVIVE: Developing a Project Schedule

1. Pull out and closely (re)read and assignment prompt for a larger assignment. 2. List every single activity you must complete to finish the larger assignment. Try to break everything down into its smallest component. Be sure to include the following types of steps: completing draft of your assignment having a classmate or friend read …

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Apr 19

SURVIVE: Mapping Your Week

1. Use the weekly schedule below and map out your week. Fill in the times you work, sleep, and attend class. Fill in the time you eat, exercise, and participate in family or civic engagements. 2. Now build in your study time for each class; remember, it is generally assumed you will be studying 2-3 …

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