CBSE Class 10 and Class 12 exams for current session will start from 15th February, 2020. With only few months left for the examinations, students would be under tremendous pressure to perform well in exams, which ultimately causes anxiety and stress. Students would be busy with the study of full course and planning for effective revision before exams.
In this article we will share a few tips and tricks as suggested by the experienced CBSE teachers and board exam toppers, to make effective and organised preparations for the CBSE board exams 2020. These tips are sure to help you all reduce exam stress and increase your chances to grab more than 90 percent marks in upcoming exams.
10 Most effective tips for CBSE Board Exam Preparation are discussed below:
1. Select the right time to start preparing for board exams
Though, every student has different learning capabilities so we can’t decide when each students should start preparing for the exams. Still, there is a common approach to the exam preparation which needs to be followed. Those who are not done with the revision of the whole syllabus or have not started yet, can start now to ignore the disappointment at the time of exam results.
2. Good timetable will make the preparations easy
Without a proper planning, it’s almost impossible to reach your target. Therefore, to make an effective preparation for the upcoming CBSE board exams, every student must prepare a proper study time table first and then make a habit to stick to the same.
3. Sufficient time should be devoted to self study
After school or coaching classes, every student must take out some time which he/she can devote completely to self studies so as to analyse and practice the topics learned in school or coaching class. You must spare enough time so that you are able to achieve some prefixed study targets.
4. Adopt best study habits to excel in board exams
To perform well in board exams, each student must have some important study habits which could help them stand in the queue of top scorers. Creating a study plan and sticking to it, being punctual and disciplined, balancing the academic and personal life are some of the good qualities cum habits, which a student must adopt.
5. Make a strategy to learn long answers for board exam
It’s quite obvious for students to panic while learning long answers as engulfing the massive text is never an easy job. So, to overcome the terror of learning long answers, students must prepare a strategy for long answers, like breaking them into paragraphs, writing them on paper and relating them to the real life situations so as to retain them in brain for long time.
6. Practicing previous years’ question papers prepares you better for the upcoming challenge
Students are always suggested to solve more and more previous years’ question papers, especially when they are done after the revision of the whole syllabus. Practicing question papers helps you track your preparation level and know where you are lacking or are strong.
7. Solve CBSE Sample Papers:
CBSE Sample papers are released by the board for all subjects for classes 10 and 12 a few months before the commencement of board exams. Teachers suggest that practicing with the CBSE sample papers are perfect to start your exam preparations. They also ask the students to go through the marking schemes released by the board to understand how their answers would be evaluated in board exams.
8. Take regular breaks to enjoy yourself
Avoid studying for long hours continuously; instead take regular intervals every 50 to 60 minutes. These intervals are important to relax your brain and retrieve your energy to get ready for the next study session. They help to keep your brain focused and alert.
9. Throw away the exam fear and just relax
Fear, anxiety and stress will only hamper your preparations and ultimately affect your performance in board exams. So, instead of taking tension, start preparing for the exam with a relax mind. You just need to put in the best efforts, result will automatically come out to be the best.
10. Write your board exam in an appropriate way
After preparing hard for the board exam, now it’s the time when your answer sheet must reflect your hard work. You must follow proper technique and strategy to write the answers in best way and complete your exam well on time. Make the best use of the 15 minutes reading time allotted before starting writing the exam.
Board exams are considered to be the most important stage in the academic life of a student as it affects his/her career prospects in future. A good score in board exams helps you take up your favourite course in next stage and proceed to your dream career. All the preparation tips mentioned in this article are sure to help you write your CBSE Board Exam 2020 in the most appropriate way and score optimum marks.