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AP Psychology Self-Study Plan 2016-2017

monibonniemonibonnie 22 replies17 threads Junior Member
edited August 2016 in History & Social Sciences
Post your plan for getting a 5 by self-studying on the AP Pysch exam! Preferably month-by-month. What materials did you use? :)
edited August 2016
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  • LindagafLindagaf 11433 replies607 threads Super Moderator
    Well, how about week by week? My daughter studied in 18 days using 5 steps to a 5, (she got a 5), the official course text book, and Crash Course. She made herself a bunch of flash cards too. She started by making the flash cards. She said that the most overall useful book was Crash Course, but 5 Steps had practice tests. She dipped in and out of the Myers text book too, mostly when she wanted to fully understand a concept.

    I don't recommend her study method, btw. She procrastinated and then literally locked herself in her room for 18 days while getting ready for the test, along with regular schoolwork, and other AP stuff. She emerged with grey hair;-)
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  • skieuropeskieurope 41967 replies8190 threads Super Moderator
    Well, how about day by day? I did it in a weekend with Barron's. Like @lindagaf said, it is not a strategy I would recommend. :)
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  • LindagafLindagaf 11433 replies607 threads Super Moderator
  • Marie28Marie28 12 replies5 threads Junior Member
    Im self-studying too and I plan to make a study group on facebook or whatever to share everything that I have found... In case you would like to join :) I havent made study plan but I will as soon as I get the prepbooks.
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  • monibonniemonibonnie 22 replies17 threads Junior Member
    Haha ok
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