Posts Tagged ‘summer slide’

ProCare Tips for Preventing the Summer Slide

Posted on May 20th, 2013 by ProCare Therapy

Being creative with speech therapy is one way to keep a child's attention and help them learn while having fun at the same time. With the weather approaching warmer temperatures, spring and summer offer a host of opportunities to get children active while retaining the language skills they have learned throughout the school year. Summer vacation doesn't have to result in lost skills!

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Retaining Information Over Summer Break

Posted on July 16th, 2012 by ProCare Therapy

One of the most common problems students face over the course of their educational careers is the loss of skills and knowledge over extended summer breaks, sometimes known as "summer slide." This is especially difficult for students who are already struggling academically and may not be receiving support services when school is not in session.

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