Summer Fit Activity Books move summer learning beyond academics to also prepare children physically and socially for the grade ahead. Academic exercises are based on Common Core standards and include skills in math, reading, writing, language arts and science.
Fitness exercises are designed to jump start the recommended 60 minutes of active play a day that children need to grow up healthy. Role models from throughout the world including Rosa Parks, Bethany Hamilton and Mother Teresa help reinforce core values such as honesty, respect and trustworthiness. Summer Fit extends the summer learning experience online with free reading and math digital downloads, book reports, health and wellness activities and fitness videos.
• Based on Common Core: math, reading, writing, language arts and science
• Exercises jump start the recommended 60 minutes of daily movement and play
• Role models reinforce core values, good character and social skills
• Integrated academics and physical activities reinforce the importance of the body-brain connection
• Free digital downloads
About the Author
Leland has worked in education for over 40 years in varied roles as Vice Principal, Seventh Grade Englsih teacher and currently as a substitute teacher at the International School in Atlanta, Georgia. His career in education has taken him around the country and he has authored over 100 books including the bestselling All Around the World geogrpahy series and Summer Bridge Activities grades 6-7 and 7-8.