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    The joy of summer is here and with it comes the message to remember that it is important to keep learning alive during these months.  Help foster an interest in continuing to read, practice math skills and keep those “dendrites dancing” over the summer.  Below are some suggestions to keep students learning with engaging activities:


    Important summer resources from your teachers!

     



    More Summer Resources

     

     

     

     

    If you have access to iPads and smart phones,  you  may also be interested in the Scholastic Reading Timer App . Click the timer below to download.

    You can download the FREE Scholastic Reading Timer app on iPads, and iPhone and Android smartphones!  The app encourages reading every day and most importantly, makes it fun! Time reading minutes with an interactive stopwatch and track them on a weekly log. Plus, parents can check children’s reading activity in addition to browsing daily tips, articles and book lists.

     

    Online ideas for summer…

    Illio of boy snorkling wearing red shorts and orange fins

     

    Keeping Kids Engaged Through the Summer

    FOR PARENTS  Resources to Prevent Summer Slide: Virtual Field Trips, DIY Projects, and Summer Reading

    The latest roundup from blogger Matt Davis is filled with fun and engaging activities that keep brains busy.

    How to Inspire Your Students to Read this Summer
    From the archives: Blogger Rebecca Alber gives tips and lesson ideas for inspiring students to keep reading over the break.

    ► Follow these links to more reading Glogs:

          http://angierosen.edu.glogster.com/magic-tree-house-books/

          http://angierosen.edu.glogster.com/roald-dahl/

    ► Keep up-to-date with current events from: Time for Kids: www.timeforkids.com

    ► See what the big outdoors has to offer at: National Wildlife Federation: http://

         www.nwf.org/kids/ranger-rick.aspx

    ► Find out about the world without having to leave home at: National Geographic for Kids:  

         www.kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/

    ► Follow your favorite PBS characters with activities and games at: www.pbskids.org