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10 Creative Ways to Sidestep the Summer Slide

By: Molly Smith of Educationmom.com During the summer months when your child is on break from school, s/he will likely spend a lot of time going down slides. One slide that you’ll likely want your child to avoid is the “summer slide”. The summer slide refers to the loss of learning and academic ground that …

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Summer Reading

9 Summer Reading Ideas & Tips | Sidestep the Summer Slide By: Rachel Lynette of Minds in Bloom Summer slide may mean a trip to the water park to your kids, but teachers know it as the loss of skills that comes from those long weeks away from school. The first installment of my summer slide …

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Sidestep the Summer Slide

Engaging Kids In Learning Over Summer Break We are so pumped to introduce our first ever “Sidestep the Summer Slide” blog series. We are honored to have an awesome group of bloggers, teachers, and authors who will provide creative  tips, ideas and strategies for engaging kids in continued learning through those summer months where school and …

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