Cooperative Learning Center

Overwhelmed with Assignments? (part 2)

Still trying to find a method of prioritizing your assignments that works best for you? Try one of these methods to organize your assignments and avoid feeling overwhelmed:

  • Create a quadrant diagram. Check out this example.
  • Organize your assignments by class and schedule regular times to work on each class.
  • Sort your weekly assignments by media type (readings, videos, online activities, forum posts, writing assignments) and pick a task to work on that fits the amount of time and energy you have.
  • Try your best to stay ahead and not procrastinate!