School stops for summer, but learning never should! The best-selling, award-winning Summer Bridge Activities(R) series helps prevent summer learning loss while getting students ready for the school year ahead. Engaging practice activities for math and language arts skills can be completed in just 15 minutes during each weekday of summer vacation. All activities support current state standards. In addition, exclusive features help kids stay active and healthy by moving and thinking, with activities such as goal setting, character development exercises, fitness challenges, hands-on science experiments, social studies activities, and outdoor learning experiences. Bonus flash cards and an online companion are included. With 12 weeks of learning fun, Summer Bridge Activities is the perfect way to keep skills sharp all summer long! Bridging Grades PKÐK: colors, shapes, and letter recognition, prepare for addition, subtraction, and vowel sounds. Bridging Grades KÐ1: review rhyming and counting, prepare for telling time and writing complete sentences. Bridging Grades 1Ð2: review two-digit place value and using verb tenses, prepare for measurement and compound words. Bridging Grades 2Ð3: review skip-counting and using adjectives, prepare for rounding numbers and writing compound sentences. Bridging Grades 3Ð4: review finding area and using quotation marks, prepare for equivalent fractions, similes, and metaphors. Bridging Grades 4Ð5: review adding and subtracting fractions and using prepositional phrases, prepare for finding volume and understanding homographs. Bridging Grades 5Ð6: review comparing decimals and using commas, prepare for ratios and word connotations. Bridging Grades 6Ð7: review dividing fractions and using parentheses, prepare for probability and word analogies. Bridging Grades 7Ð8: review proportions and misplaced modifiers, prepare for square roots and writing in the active voice.
Teacher recommended workbook series helps keep learning alive over the summer break
Prevents summer learning loss and gets students ready for the school year ahead
Activities are fun, engaging and only take about 15 minutes to complete
Covers goal setting, character development exercises, fitness challenges, hands-on science experiments, social studies activities and outdoor learning experiences
Includes bonus flash cards and an online companion