Summer Learning

Optional Daily Calendar

  • Scholastic has a fun and engaging daily summer calendar with activities that can be completed each day. Check it out! Daily Calendar


  • Reading Activities:

    • Check out a book at the Bucks County Library
    • Name all the characters who were in the story. 
    • Make a connection to the story, with another story, your life, or the world. Don’t forget to use the words “just like” in your connection.
    • Write about your favorite part of the story.
    • Write down interesting words or especially descriptive words from the book.
    • Write and illustrate a summary of the book.
    • Make a comic strip of the main events in the story.
    • Write down at least 3 new facts you learned. 
    • Think, is this a made-up book (fiction) or a book with real information (non-fiction)? 


    Writing Activities: 

    • Practice writing your whole name- fist, middle, and last.
    • Write a sentence- check, do you have a capital letter in the beginning? Punctuation at the end? Finger spaces between words?
    • Write the alphabet- capital and lower-case letters.
    • Write the grocery list.
    • Go for a walk. Write a sentence about the walk you went on.
    • Write about a summer memory.
    • Tell about an animal you would like to have for a pet.
    • Tell about a time when you were kind to someone.
    • Which season do you like the most? Why?


    Math Activities:

    • Find numbers when out shopping at the store.
    • Find and identify coins.
    • Practice writing numbers.
    • Play a number matching game. (Numbers on one card with the same number of dots on another card.)
    • Sort objects by color/shape/size/etc.
    • Practice basic addition and subtraction facts.
    • Count by 1s, 2s, 5s, and 10s.
    • Play games that involve rolling dice.