There are plenty of websites which can help you help them retain the things they learned at school. I prefer to keep summer work within the interests of each child when I can. But what about the idea of education for education’s sake?
Give your child an ever-changing stash of junk items to use for sculptures, inventions and other creations. Stock it with items like electrical tape, wire, nuts, bolts, tin foil, bases, etc.
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With no prospects for the future, is it any wonder that so many college grads feel lost. This isn’t the way it was supposed to be. Higher education was supposed to be the best investment one could make to guarantee a solid future. Any wonder that they feel cheated?
The short educational videos of Khan Academy have attracted millions of followers worldwide. Salman Khan, the 36-year-old architect of the Academy, has executed the “flipped classroom” model more successfully than anyone else. It is the idea that students should watch online lectures and work through homework problems on their own at home, at their own pace. Class time once reserved for lectures by teachers would be spent mentoring and one-on-one tutoring. In other words, what was once done in the traditional classroom would be done at home and what was done at home would be done in the class.
Puerto Deportivo de Estepon has about 60,000 inhabitants. It offers a wide range of restaurants and cafes. However, nightlife is not very well developed. Therefore, it is the ideal place for family and senior vacation.
Play lots of games together — and not just educational ones. Fun games include charades, Apples to Apples, Pictionary, Boggle, The Scrambled States of America and Hyperslide.
Just as you are better off working in a dedicated home office space in most cases, kids are often better off in an at least somewhat dedicated play area. It might be their bedrooms, but at least they’re playing someplace where they’re out of your hair. Just be sure to check out that suspicious silence. They’re either up to something or being so cute you’ll need a camera. Maybe both.