Summer holidays are soon upon us! Months of hard work will culminate in 10+ weeks of relaxation! A well-earned break is something that everyone looks forward to, but on the other side is something called SUMMER SLIDE!
There are numerous studies that support the premise that students lose ground over the summer unless they engage in active learning activities several times a week.
But have no fear – active learning does not always mean seat work or summer school. Active learning includes any and all activities that engage the brain in mental problem-solving!
Here are some ideas you can implement to keep your children (and yourself) learning throughout the summer!