Getting kids to read during summer vacation can be a battle, especially with so many games, apps, and other fun media distractions available. But teachers and literacy experts agree that children of all ages need to be read to or to read by themselves and to talk about books over the summer. When you read or talk to young children about books, they develop important language skills, maintain reading skills, improve reading fluency, and learn new vocabulary and concepts. For older children, it’s all about finding the right motivation to read frequently.
Here are a few tips to help make reading more enjoyable for your child this summer:
Looking for more ways to keep your kids busy this summer? Follow these ideas to prevent summer boredom.
St. Cecelia School is a private school in Clearwater, Florida. Think a Catholic education might be a good fit for your family? Call us for a tour today.
St. Cecelia Interparochial Catholic School (SCS) offers an academically challenging and globally minded interdisciplinary education to children in PreK-3 through 8th grade.
1350 Court Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
Extended Day: 727-385-4851
© Copyright 2015 Saint Cecelia Interparochial Catholic School. Website designed and developed by BayshoreSolutions.
Leave a Reply
You must be logged in to post a comment.