Summer learning: How to help your child keep skills strong

Lots of kids love summer vacation because they don’t have to worry about schoolwork. And that’s a good thing. When kids go back to school relaxed and well rested, they’re better equipped to learn.

But lots of families worry about their kids losing important skills over summer break. Some people call this the “summer slide.”

Here are some ways to help your child keep learning over the summer — without sacrificing the fun.


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