Tips for Studying for Visual Learners
work and living space to avoid distractions.
in the front of the room to avoid distraction and away from doors or
windows where action takes place. Sit away from wall maps or bulletin boards.
neatly organized or typed material.
visual association, visual imagery, written repetition, flash cards,
and clustering strategies for improved memory.
images in different ways - try different spatial arrangements and take
advantage of blank spaces on the page.
note pads, Post-Its, to-do lists, and other forms of reminders.
organizational format outlining for recording notes. Use underlining,
highlighting in different colors, symbols, flow charts, graphs or pictures
in your notes.
turning visual cues back into words as you prepare for exams.
sufficient time for planning and recording thoughts when doing problem-solving
- Use test preparation strategies that emphasize organization of information and visual encoding and recall.