For the students , reading academic books take a lot of time. But need to look beyond that is the need of the hour.
Reading books other than their academic subjects has a lot of benefits and that needs to be encouraged by both the parents and teachers.
Reading books helps to build the needed focus on a subject and also about the way of life. It helps them to relax, open up and think out of the box. There are numerous books that are good for the students from classics to contemporary literature.
Here is a brief intro about the book - TO SIR WITH LOVE, E.R. BRAITHWAITE which can be included in their reading list.
This is a story of an Englishman who is pushed by destiny to teach a class of indiscipline 16 year olds who are openly hostile towards him.
The story revolves around how he turns this brat -pack into a bunch of loving students. Every student must read this.