When it comes to choosing what to do in their free time, studying is probably not at the top of most children’s list. It’s most likely not even on their list. Most children and teenagers spend around seven hours a day in school, and so their first instinct when they come home is not to crack open their math book and start plugging away at algebraic equations. Yet studying is an essential part of maintaining good grades, being prepared for tests, and retaining all of that information that students need as they advance in their studies. Whether your child is five or seventeen, here are a few helpful tips in teaching them to practice having good study habits.