Interview summer holidays with Dorothee Raab of the timpani in the holidays finally. For students, it is now called: relax, relax and forget the school. But these six weeks can be no better use? For example, default to catch up, to close gaps in knowledge or to consolidate learning? Many parents are insecure. You want to give their children enough time to recover from their busy school day. They also know that future stress and failures can will be spared the children, when cramming in the holiday school material. Perspective: Education wanted to know by the well-known author and therapist Dorothee Raab, whether there is an ideal recipe for the successful planning of holidays for parents and children. , This week the summer holidays start the most important and longest recovery time for children Ms.
Raab in some federal States. But many students cramming in the holiday – is it even advisable? Dorothee Raab: School is just work and stress for the children, how it work for us is and that is why it is very important that the first half of the holiday for the children is absolute leisure. The children must just recover from stress as we. In addition, that plenty of work and exams are written just in time before the holidays. So a very labour-intensive time behind the students. That’s why my opinion: the children in the first three weeks of the holiday should be left alone.
And in the last three weeks may then be learned? Dorothee Raab: Ideal is of course, if you say my child must not learn during the holidays, the services are so that it fit’s into the next school year. But if gaps there are, then you can use the second half of the holiday to learn, so the fourth, fifth and sixth week. This kind of makes curriculum, man best jointly with the children what should be learned.