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06/08/2018
You may be anxious to start your summer break, but having too much free time can be dangerous. To spend it productively, follow the summer goals in this post by The Tutoring Center, Parsippany NJ.

Goals to Accomplish this Summer

Believe it or not, having too much free time on your hands can be boring, wasteful, and even dangerous. That's why, while you should be excited to start your summer break, you should plan it thoroughly to ensure you'll make the most of it. For a few ideas on goals which you can try to accomplish during your time off school, continue reading.

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Become a Bookworm

With all of the free time you'll have during your summer break, why not use it on something that can benefit you greatly? As you may be aware, being an avid reader can have a positive impact on your academic skills, your ability to communicate and understand others, your vocabulary, and much more. To reap these benefits, create reading goals that will help you get into the habit of it. For example, an easy, doable goal to follow would be to read 30 pages every day during your summer break, so you can increase your book count while you're off school.

Start a Journal

Speaking of beneficial activities that can keep your mind awake while you're not going to school, make an effort to write more this summer. Keeping a journal may even be beneficial for your mental health. As Lifehacker explains, keeping a journal helps you organize your thoughts and express them healthily. If you want to give this goal a try, but aren't much of a writer, start off by writing a little bit each day. If you're not inspired, you can write about your day, about what you think, or you could even try making up a short story.

Go Over Your Notes

This next summer goal may seem like the last thing you'd want to do when you're on your break. However, as they say, 'if you don't use it, you lose it.' Summer break learning loss is a phenomenon that can derail your academic efforts, as it will make you forget everything you learned during the previous school year. To keep that from happening, it's suggested that you go over your notes a couple of times while you're on vacation, so you can refresh your knowledge. If needed, you should even give one-to-one tutoring in Parsippany NJ a try to be completely ready for the challenges of the new school year.

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Do Physically Activities

Of course, you should care for your brain's development when you're off school. However, you shouldn't be a couch potato all summer, since your muscles (and even your brain) will deteriorate because of it. That's why it's a good idea to do physical activities when you're on your summer break. Luckily, there is a myriad of different ways to stay active during the summer: you can enroll in a class (swimming lessons, dance lessons, etc.), create a sports team with your friends, or simply go for a walk every day with your pet. The idea here is that you keep moving to help your brain and body stay strong.

Try Something New

This is your opportunity to do whatever you want to do and try as many new things as you want. If you've always been interested in painting, go for it. If you want to learn a new language, now is your chance. Use your free time to learn something. Whatever the case may be, know that giving this a try will challenge your brain, keep it awake, and will allow you to develop new skills. Not only that, but following this goal will also ensure you make the most out of your time off school.

Visit New Places

Last but not least, you should try to keep the summer goal of visiting a new place while you have time off school. Even visiting a nearby town, or spaces you may not know in your city can be a learning experience since you'll be able to get to know the world around you a little bit better. This may be a tough goal to follow, since you may need your parents' permission and money to go through with it. However, plan a trip (budget, days, destination, and all) with your friends and/or family, so you get a chance to explore different environments, break out of your normal routine, and create new memories with the people you love.

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