Students Entering Grades 1 - 2

Summer Learning Activities

Read to your child every day. Children love to hear their favorite stories over and over again. Discuss the books after you have read them.

Decorate a journal and write or draw about your summer fun and the books you are reading.

Write a story with all of the members of your family as characters.

Ask your family to name their favorite things and write down their answers.

Go on a treasure hunt for words: create a list of the words to find.

Play restaurant: make a menu, take orders, and write out a ticket.

Talk about math. (i.e. We have 2 children and 2 adults coming to dinner. How many places should we set at the table?)

Play games that involve counting.

Practice math facts. (Addition and subtraction of single digit numbers i.e. 2+7)