No matter your plans for summer break, it is wise to have some ideas on hand to encourage your child (no matter their age) to keep that mind active while out of school and provide a much-needed break from the screens.
Journaling is one of the best ways to keep them thinking. Some children are able to write about nothing and others may have wonderful ideas they can’t seem to get on the page fast enough, though most children need a little encouragement to get the wheels rolling. Whether your child is going to day camp, sleep away camp, or traveling this summer, you can come up with fun ways to get them writing about their experiences. Here are a few ideas you can suggest.