Posts Tagged ‘summer reading programs’

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…

Summer activities for the struggling reader

If you have a struggling reader in your family and are planning on using the summer to improve his or her reading skills, here are some tips for making your summer educational goals work for both you and your child. Here are some tips for implementing summer activities for the struggling reader. 1.       Do the hard stuff early in the…