How to Combat Summer Brain Drain Through Reading

(StatePoint) Brain drain is a common problem among students during the long summer months spent outside the classroom.

For an easier transition back to school in the fall, your family can use the summer to get kids -- and the entire family -- hooked on books. It may be simpler than it sounds, as reading to and with children at a young age has the potential to form a life-long habit. What’s more, experts say that personalized books can offer children a greater motivation to read while helping them to build certain skills more effectively.

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