Suggestions for students and parents from experts before the break
Psychological Counseling and Guidance Coordinator Sibel Durak stated that students should take a real holiday during the semester break and start the new period as rested.
Suggestions have been shared for students who will have their first break on November 16-20 and their parents.
Bahçeşehir College Secondary School and High School Psychological Counseling and Guidance Coordinator Durak, whose views were given in the statement, stated that students should take a real holiday during the mid-term holiday period and start the new period as rested.
Stating that it is not necessary to force the student, Durak said:
"Every parent knows the competencies of their child. For this reason, forcing the student harms him both in the long and short term. Instead, it will be useful to recognize the areas in which he is successful and help set goals accordingly. More quality with our children during the exam periods. Do not forget that we need to spend time. Students who read books understand more accurately and faster, they can solve questions faster and their memory gets stronger.
After the exam, we hear many students say, 'I wasn't enough time, I couldn't answer all the questions'. Students who read enough books concentrate more on words when reading questions. Reading habit helps a person to make quick and correct decisions by increasing his / her analytical skills. When we look at the new exam question types, we see that there are long explanations and instructions not only in the Turkish test but in all lessons. Students in the habit of reading books will take two steps ahead at this point. "
- "Sport makes learning easy"
Durak, who also made sports suggestions for students, stated that doing sports and turning it into a habit protects mental health and supports better learning.
Durak, "Sport facilitates learning. The individual first envisions a movement learned while doing sports, remembers how to do it and turns it into a behavior. This contributes to the cognitive development of the child and gives the opportunity to use his intelligence better. There are many scientific articles on this subject. Regular sports during the semester break will contribute to all students. " used expressions.
- "There are points that parents as well as students should pay attention to"
Sibel Durak emphasized that parents as well as students should be aware of the points that should be taken into consideration during the break periods, and stated that the "study" pressure should be avoided.
Calling on parents not to forget that their children need a vacation, Durak made the following suggestions:
"During the holiday, children should be provided with activities that they will enjoy, in line with their interests and abilities. Care should be taken to spend time with children on vacation. During this period, it should be ensured that they do not break away from the lessons with light repetitions and by doing their homework.