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It’s hard to believe that summer break is soon coming to an end. The smell of campfire s’mores will soon be replaced with the smell of new pencils and crayons. The beginning of a new school year is usually received with many emotions… excitement, hesitation and even worry. Parents may worry about their children’s school readiness, and with good reason; 100% of students will experience some type of summer learning loss during the summer months. Students lose approximately 2.6 months of grade level equivalency in math over the summer months and 2 months in spelling. However, there are number of things we can do to encourage our children to warm up for school and prepare them to start the school year off on the right foot.
Keeping up with math and reading is extremely important in order for children to retain what they have learned and prepare for the next grade level.
There are many ways to keep children engaged 0ver the summer, keep learning activities, books, math manipulatives and learning tools readily available at all times. Make it a priority to get outside and explore, a
The Prek12 Plaza educational platform has the perfect summer program for all grade levels. PreK12 Plaza has prepared a plethora of hands-on activities to engage children through healthy, creative, academic challenges with their Summer Victory Challenge.
From reading, writing and math to history, tech, video and even ebook creation. Your child can enhance their vocabulary skills and learn about different countries, best of all, you can personalize your child’s learning goals by subject, grade and/or language!
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Please join me for a fun bilingual Back to School Twitter party this Wednesday, August 10th at 9pm Eastern when we will discuss summer learning loss, Prek12 Plaza and all things back to school!