Message of the Week
Curb the Summer Slide
What are your child’s summer learning plans? It’s not too late to help curb the summer slide. Summer slide refers to the loss of reading and math knowledge over the summer months. Some experts say that students may lose up to two months of these valuable skills, and many teachers spend part of the new school year re-teaching those lost skills.
That’s why it’s so important to provide learning activities and experiences for your child throughout the summer. Below you’ll find a list of resources, ideas and local places to visit for family fun and learning! Stay engaged in learning this summer—it matters!
FREE Summer Meals
Eat healthy throughout the summer at no cost and without any registration. Beginning June 6, FWISD will offer free meals – breakfast and lunch – to all children and teens ages 18 and under all summer long! Children may show up at any participating site to receive a healthy meal: Summer Feeding Sites
Beat the Summer Slide!
ReadyRosie – a free service that teaches you how to help your child developmentally and academically from birth through 3rd grade!
Early Childhood Matters Weekly Workshops - designed for parents, family members and caregivers of children from birth through age 5.
Summer Reading Booklists
Student and Family Engagement Summer Programs and Activities
Smart Fun in the Summertime
- >> Activities for Elementary School Students
- >> Activities for Middle School Students
- >> Activities for High School Students
Cinemark Summer Movie Clubhouse - Ridgmar 13 and XD- Movies are $5 for ten movies or $1 per show