how to pass 9th grade im a freashman and my grades are slipping and i dont know what to do how do i pass my freashman year?...

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I would also suggest talking to your teachers. As a teacher, I am more likely to help a student who comes to me when they recognize the fact that their grades are slipping and I am not the one going to them. Ask for help. Teachers are there to help you and insure your success (whatever level that may be). Be persistent and do not give up. Freshman year is difficult--many changes you may not be used to. Hang in there and do your best. That is all anyone can ever ask of you.

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"Persistence is the twin sister of excellence. One is a matter of quality; the other a matter of time." These words of Marabel Morgan in The Electric Women are absolutely true.  Many students wonder why one particular ethnic group excels when the difference is that that group does whatever it takes to make the A.  They study, study, study.

Persevere.  Often if one continues to study and practice, the proverbial "light bulb" will finally go on and the student will exclaim, "Now I get it!"

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You have several options in trying to improve your grades. First, you might speak with each teacher in the classes where you aren't doing so well. It might be helpful to see a breakdown of your grade and discover why you aren't doing as well as you would like. It could be low test scores or a lack of completed homework. It will be very helpful to understand why your grades are slipping because you can then focus in on the specific area that needs work. Ask your teachers if there is any extra credit or other options for improving your grades. You might also want to see if those teachers offer any afterschool tutoring or other help for their students. You could seek a private tutor that can help you with your homework and classwork. This can be expensive, but some schools offer their own free or reduced cost tutoring to struggling students. It might be helpful to speak with the guidance counselor at your school and see what options your school offers.
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