Monday, June 14, 2010

Reading Helps Plug the Summer Brain Drain

Summer brain drain. It's what happens during the long, hot summer months when kids who are out of school, forget a lot of what they learned in class.

What's a parent to do? Experts agree: Reading helps to plug that summer brain drain. And parents – who serve as role models for lots of different behaviors – can help their kids develop a love for reading, as well.

Read the rest of this article from Connect with Kids here.