Macmillan in collaboration with DLF Foundation organized workshops for students of Ridge Valley School, Gurgaon on 24th June, 2016. This session was conducted for students of classes 6, 7, 9 and 10. The topic of study for classes 6 -7 was Smart Study Skills and that of 9-10 was The Art of Reading.
The session on Smart Study Skills was aimed at improving the learning levels of the students and help them perform better in their exams. The students learnt about the value of making a schedule, the process of study, time management, and use of knowledge organizers for easy recall and understanding of difficult concepts.
The session on The Art of Reading involved reading strategies, how to read with purpose and for pleasure, how to read texts for comprehension and to effectively analyze, interpret, and evaluate ideas in a text.
The workshops were interactive, and ensured that each student got an opportunity to participate in role plays and other activities.
“The resource person has given us some very useful tips which will help in improving our academic performance”- was the feedback received from the students who attended these sessions.