The PQ4R method: learning to learn

PQ4R
System of active learning that has six steps

Preview
Get a general picture of the material before you begin

Questions
Change headings into questions

Read
Look for the answer to your question as you read

Reflect
Try to relate the material to past learning or to personal experience

Recite
Speak the answer’s to your questions aloud to solidify the information in your mind

Review
Review the material regularly

Distributed learning

Massed learning