Summer vacation is a great chance for students to extend their learning. To help facilitate this, Winton Woods City Schools is providing recommended summer online links and activities to improve academic skills. In many cases, classes even have required summer assignments due the first day of school to elevate student learning from day one.
Experts in education say students can lose an average of two to three months of school year learning if students do not continue academic engagement over the summer. Families who encourage summer academic enrichment avoid this disappointing achievement drop-off.
Please encourage and help your child to enrich his/her summer through these links and activities in the right column. Simply find your students upcoming fall grade and click on the links. We have also provided information below on other available outside resources for various summer programs.
ENJOY YOUR SUMMER!
The link above will showcase camps/activities available in the Cincinnati area this summer. These programs are not necessarily endorsed by the Winton Woods City School District but serve as resources for our families. It is the duty of the parent/guardian to establish whether each camp is a safe and suitable situation for your student.
Virtual Summer Camp
The Beach Bags for kindergarten through grade 3 feature stories and activities, so children can practice reading skills while learning about careers and helping the environment. TheBeach Bags are:
Camp INFOhio contains five days of reading, activities and experiments centered on topics related to STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Math). Kids can try their hands at code breaking, conducting science experiments with items they find in their kitchens, learning about roller coasters before designing their own and creating their own musical instruments.