In order to make activities meaningful and relevant , students should understand that the concepts and skills that they were able to learn in class can be applied in the future. Students should learn by doing . For this to materialize , students should be given opportunities to interpret or form their own meaning of new / unfamiliar concepts by connecting it to familiar experience or situations to make it enduring . Immersion / simulation activities would help learners understand the relevance of the skills learned . Through theses activities , students can visualize themselves as problem – solvers .