Welcome to summer! Welcome to the last day of school! Happy summer to everyone! While we enjoy the long days of summer and time away from formal learning, let’s not forget to enjoy the joys of summer reading! Not only is it fun, it’s good for you!
The Educational Benefits of Reading
Did you know that reading four or five books during the summer can help prevent low reading scores in children in the fall? Children and Teens who participate in summer reading return to school ready to learn. They improve their reading skills and enjoy reading more and thus become more confident in their reading skills! Did you know that teachers spend an average of four to six weeks reteaching material that students have lost due to the dreaded summer slide?