Please read the following article about tips to prevent the summer slide: Summer Slide Prevention
Summer means a much-needed break for kids, but it can also mean a break in learning and, in many cases, a loss of newly developed reading skills.
The so-called “summer slide” is particularly problematic for kids who are already struggling with reading. If you don’t want to risk a child losing ground over the summer, it’s important to make sure he or she has opportunities to practice reading skills.
In addition to reading daily, please pratice the following life skills:
* Tying shoes
* Zipping coats
* Opening bottles