What is a SMART Goal?• Speciﬁc• Measurable• Action• Realistic & Relevant• Timely
Speciﬁc Goal I am going to study better. vs. I will improve my study skills to get atleast an 80% on my tests in math class.
Measurable Goal I am going to get A’s on all of the tests this quarter. vs.I will increase my test scores by at least 10% by studying my notes for 20 minutes a day 5 days before the tests.
Action Goal I am going to get a better grade in science. vs.I will turn in all of my assignments andstudy for tests in advance to get at least a B in science class this quarter.
Realistic & Relevant GoalI am going to A’s on all of my essays in Humanities. vs. To improve my essay writing this quarter, I will get feedback on my writing from my teacher andclassmates. I will use the feedback to improve my work.
Timely GoalI’m going to learn iMovie this quarter. vs.I will learn how to create, edit and save an iMovie project by the end of 2nd quarter.