Summer Learning

ThinkTrReading.jpgThe Department of Teaching and Learning has compiled summer resources for families to access so children can continue learning during the summer months.

What can families do during the summer?

  • Utilize our Summer Enrichment Choice Boards
  • Access our Summer Math Review
  • Watch a summer episode of At Home with APS
  • Visit our Educational Resources for Families page
  • Virtually visit the public library to check out books and participate in summer reading programs.
  • Have a routine time for reading with your child.
  • Be a reader and writer yourself. Share what you are reading with your children.
  • Read aloud to your reader.
  • Encourage your child to choose the books she or he reads. Self-selection is important for motivation.
  • Encourage your child to write – postcards, letters, emails, journals and sticky notes.
  • Check out the APS Library Services website for summer eBooks and other reading links.
  • Visit the websites listed under Summer Reading Websites, Book Lists for Students, and Summer Reading Tips for additional summer reading fun ideas!