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Leisure Time


What is work?

Work is something you have to do.

E.g. – Schoolwork for you, Jobs for your parent or carers (caregivers)


Leisure Time


What is meant by ‘leisure time’?

Leisure time is a time that is free from work and school, when you can do what you like.


Give another two names for leisure times.


1) Free Time            2) Spare Time


How much time can a busy person spend as his/her leisure time each day?

About four or five hours


Who can have the most leisure time?

Young children and older people


Leisure activities


What are the leisure activities that you can think of?


  • Reading
  • Watching television
  • Listening to music
  • Playing computer games
  • Playing with toys
  • Spending leisure time on a hobby etc.


What are the hobbies that you can think of?


  • Stamp collecting
  • Model making
  • Going for a walk
  • Cycling
  • Bird-watching
  • Fishing etc.


What is meant by ‘recreation’?

Recreation is a game, hobby or an enjoyable event done in your leisure time.


What are group leisure activities?

Leisure activities that you can carry out with other people are called group leisure activities.


What are the group leisure activities that you can think of?


  • Going out for a car ride
  • Shopping
  • Go to the cinema
  • Swimming
  • Playing sports etc.


What is the main thing that affects our leisure activities?

Our environment

E.g. – Land, weather etc.