Sneaky Ways to Prevent Summer Brain Drain
June 29, 2011
Yikes! Experts say that kids lose 2 months of math, reading and science skills over the summer because they’re out of the classroom, making back-to-school time that much more of a drag. If you want to help your kids skills stay sharp without taking the fun out of the season and turning yourself into a drill sergeant, check out these ideas for sneaking in learning from the editorial director of Parenting.com, Rachel Fishman Feddersen, on “Good Morning America” earlier today. Get ready for some seriously smart fun.
Do you try to keep your kids learning when school is out, or is summertime reserved for play?