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5 Fun Ways to Reinforce Learning During the Summer Months

5 Fun Ways to Reinforce Learning During the Summer Months Summer time means lazy days and fun in the sun. While your kids may be looking forward to time away from school, it’s important to keep their young minds engaged and stimulated during the summer months to prevent learning loss and set them up for…
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Keep your kids sharp with educational entertainment this summer

  Guest Blog shared by FAMIGO and written by Erin Brennan. School’s out! That means that the swimming pools and libraries are filling up with kids and parents alike. We all know it’s important for kids to learn over the summer to increase retention of information learned during the school year. According to an article…
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Summer slide is a term that was coined by researchers at John Hopkins University who tracked students from 1st grade through age 22 in Baltimore, MD. Experts agree that children who read during the summer gain reading skills, while those who do not often slide backward. According to the authors of a report from the National Summer…
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