What makes an effective learnerEffective learners are those who find a way to enjoy what they are doing. If learning is a chore, they never get round to it.
Effective learners find every opportunity they can to practise. Yes, this includes chatting in English five minutes before class starts!
Effective learners are open to new ways of learning. For example, they like to try out a new webpage or new gadgets for learning! It keeps the process fresh and fun.
Effective learners are good at identifying and sharing resources for learning. And one of the key resources they have are other classmates.
Effective learners reflect on what they are doing. They analyse how much they have learnt and what they need to get better at.
Effective learners tolerate their own errors. they are not excessively demanding with themselves!
Effective learners know when to give themselves a pat on the back. It's important to recognise when you do well, even at the small things.