7 Stimulating Ideas for Students

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Avoid the summer slide: 7 fun, brain-stimulating activities for students (BPT) – As summer approaches, many parents are worried about the summer learning slide, and with good reason. Students who do not participate in enrichment and learning activities during the summer break can lose roughly 22 percent of the knowledge and skills they gained during…

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Mom Challenge: Be your Kids’ fitness mentor

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How to be your kids’ fitness mentor (BPT) – “Do as I say, not as I do,” has never been an exemplary parenting style. As childhood obesity has more than doubled over the past 30 years, the need for an active lifestyle has never been greater. If parents make fitness a priority, chances are their…

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Scared that your kids will get summer brain drain?

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Reduce brain drain in your kids over summer (BPT) – The second the school bell rings signaling that school’s out for summer, it seems that children immediately forget everything they’ve studied over the past nine months. When they return to school in the fall, playing catch up takes time. Studies show that this brain drain…

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