This is David from Canada.
In Canada, the U.S., and the U.K., families try to make time to be
This is called “quality time.” The
that the family can enjoy being together. This is great, but holidays
with family can be . In the U.K. 75 percent of parents
said their family holidays were stressful.
This is Shingo from Japan.
The holiday for many Japanese people is in May.
It is called Golden Week. Actually, it is four national holidays,
not a week. The most popular thing to do in Golden Week is to
. 66 percent of Japanese just like to relax.
This is MinJung from Korea.
A few years ago in Korea more than 50 percent of children said
they wanted to take into the country with their
on weekends. However, 90 percent of parents said
they wanted to do more activities for students on
weekends! Which is best?
YOUR STORY How about your weekends or vacations? Are they active,
relaxing, enjoyable, or stressful?
1. Think about it. Write about it.