A dedicated quiet space with good natural light or lighting is best for
studying, with no distractions. If you have other children who are not
studying for exams, make sure that they know the importance of revision
Ensure that your son or daughter has one evening a week away from their
studies. It’s also important that they take regular breaks during the study
Be around as a ‘feeding station’ – feed your child lots of healthy food and
proper meals – not too many sugary snacks and junk food.
Offer to help with testing or ask if there is something that you can do for
Reassure them you are concerned about their welfare more than the
Know your son or daughter’s revision timetable. Encourage them to tell
you about what they are studying. If you know that they are not at their
best first thing in the morning, encourage them to rest then and work
when they are energetic. They should choose their weakest/sleepiest time
of day to be sociable and go out, or watch TV at those times.
Make sure that they have the correct equipment they need for the