Summer Slide

Summer Slide

Summer Slide

Date posted: June 8, 2018

Summer slide refers to the tendency for students to lose some of what they’ve learned, both skills and knowledge, over the summer break.  Reading during the summer months addresses some of this slide.  And, parents are important parts of helping this happen.

Here’s a selection of readings about summer slide, including suggestions and tips for parents:

For more detailed information, read Summer Reading: Closing the rich/poor achievement gap by Richard Allington. Email library@decoda.ca to borrow a copy.

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