Schoolfamily.com - Helping parents help their kids succeed at school

Not all summer learning needs to be strictly academic; trying a new activity or practicing a new skill has benefits, too! Challenge your kids to pick a project, sport, or other activity they haven’t tried before and work on it all summer. For example, they could volunteer at an animal shelter, learn to play guitar, or make a working model volcano. More: Summer Fun and Learning

Summer Success Tips

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Try something new

7 of 8

Not all summer learning needs to be strictly academic; trying a new activity or practicing a new skill has benefits, too! Challenge your kids to pick a project, sport, or other activity they haven’t tried before and work on it all summer. For example, they could volunteer at an animal shelter, learn to play guitar, or make a working model volcano.

More: Summer Fun and Learning

Try new activities