More often, kids have a hard time in making the back to school transition. The kids will need time to adjust back to the normal school routine. For adults, it might be a bit easy to change and adapt to new routines. Given the fact that kids might take longer time to adjust, we will highlight some of the top tips that kids should follow to help them adapt swiftly.
- Re-Establish School Routines
A week before opening schools, kids are supposed to create a reasonable sleeping pattern that will help them in adapting to the school time. There should be regular sleeping patterns at a particular time so that the body can start adapting to the change before the school opens.
- Eat Healthy Breakfast
Healthy breakfast will keep the mind of a child alert at all times while in school. Therefore, if a kid has been used to taking heavy lunch or dinner in place of breakfast, it should be changed as a way of preparing back for school work.
- Write down the need-to-know Info
There are some information that the kids are expected to know before opening schools. Such information includes; locker combination, class timings, breaks timings, and any other relevant information.
- Write the List of Requirements
Kids are also expected to write the list of requirements that they will need in school early enough. Such requirements include books, new uniform, shopping or any other material that may be used in school.
- Have a Wall Calendar or Personal Planner
Kids are also advised to have wall calendars or personal planners to record all the assignments given, dates of tests and extracurricular rehearsal dates and time etc.
- Connect with Friends
As the school time approaches, kids should reconnect with their school friends. This will make them get more familiar with the friends that they will be bound to stay with while in school.
- Tour the School
A simple tour to the school a day before the school re-opening date will help a kid psychologically prepared to be in school.
These are some of the tips that kids should follow if they want to have a have smooth transition during the back-to-school period.
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