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It's official no, seriously this time.Preparing for back to school season is more than just shopping for classroom supplies and new clothes. During summer vacation, kids can experience a month or more of learning loss. As a parent, you can halt the summer brain drain and give your kids the brain boost they need to prepare them for the upcoming school year.Exercising the brain doesn need to be something boring that kids dread. With some creative ideas, you can encourage your children to have fun and the education will come naturally.Smart idea 1: Scavenger huntA family scavenger hunt can make for a fun afternoon activity full of education and a bit of friendly competition. For smaller children, focusing on counting skills can Converse All Star Hi Leather Sneaker White Leather

president and founder of the national after school program Sharp as a Tack. "It is astounding how much progress each student makes in terms of cognitive processing speed in just one session! You can see the transformation in their eyes and body language."Smart idea 3: Crafts that teachEncouraging kids to be creative and use their imagination is a great way to have a blast while exercising that brain muscle. If your child has an interest in a certain type of art or craft, encourage him to explore it throughout the summer. From writing poetry to sketching flowers, you be amazed to see their talent develop. Here are three fun educational crafting ideas: Make puppets and plan a puppet show. You can create your own storyline and characters or choose from a favorite play or movie. Put the show on for the neighbors or family. Make learning about nature fun by incorporating crafting. For example, pick up leaves that have dropped and create nature rubbings by putting the leaves between two pieces of paper and rubbing with crayon. Collages that feature natural treasures are always fun as well.

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be a good way to add education to the activity. Have them look for things like five red rocks, three yellow leaves and one Converse Lace Up Sneaker Boots

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penny. For older kids, make nature your inspiration and have them seek more specific items, such as a certain type of tree leaf, a Converse All Star Leather Brown specific flower or a bird feather from a popular local bird. Arm them with a nature book or diagram so they can learn about each item as they look for it.The great thing about scavenger hunts is they can be done anywhere. Stay close to home and have the hunt in your neighborhood, head to your local nature center, or plan a special scavenger hunt on your next family vacation. You may even offer a prize for participants such as a book or a special item for school.Smart idea 2: Board gamesRecent research has acknowledged the significant benefits that board games have, not only on children cognitive development and their brain motor functions, but also on important life skills such as patience, cooperation, concentration, teamwork and perseverance."We find that game play enhances many cognitive functions, including visual discrimination, visual span, visual processing speed, visual motor integration and visual sustained attention," says Jason Pine, Black Converse On Sale Ebay

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