Flash games, YouTube, Facebook, IM, memes, texting… We all know the many ways to spend time on the Internet. But when we need to get to work, these diversions can become big-time distractions. Maybe this P should actually be for procrastination… At school, teachers can help remind you not to waste your time. How do you remind yourself about this at home or at school?
- Why would it not be a good idea to keep a messenger window or email open while working?
- How can you keep focused when researching information for a topic?
- What are examples of things that can distract you from accomplishing work?
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