Posts Tagged ‘educational ideas for summer’

How to make summer homework fun (and pay off) for kids

Children doing homework over the summer are faced with a number of other competing interests and activities. Parents often ask how they can make summer homework fun. The key to making homework fun is to make it useful, so that your children’s homework efforts pay off. When kids know that they are accomplishing something worthwhile, they often feel like they…

5 great educational summer activities for kids

Finding summer activities for kids that are educational and fun is a win-win situation for everyone in your family. The good news is that there are loads of activities that are both enjoyable and educational. Here are some of my favorites.   Take trips to historical places You don’t have to travel far, as there are loads of historical places…