Activities to Beat Summer Boredom Blues (and Keep Learning)

Two words can help prevent learning loss this summer: enrichment and involvement. Academic delay that occurs over the summer is one of the greatest problems confronting teachers each fall. In fact, when children return to school, they may have experienced such learning loss during the summer, that they need to spend several weeks catching up to where they once were academically. Parents or guardians who stay involved and vigilant for those teachable moments over summer vacation can bond with their children and have a lot of fun learning together.

For Teachers:

For Parents, Guardians, or Caregivers:

It’s important for young students to relax and have fun during their summer break. However, it’s equally important for them to continue learning and applying what they learned during the school year, every day.