Do you want to keep your students’ brains sharp over the Summer? Students who do not read or practice their math skills during the Summer months lose about two months or 22% of grade level equivalency. Prevent the “Summer Slide”– CTN Services are available all summer long!
- Summer Fun Challenge: June 21 – August 23, 2019
- Summer Holiday Resource Packs: Maths & English
- Stop the Summer Slide
- Prevent the Summer Learning Slide
- Professional Development for Teachers
- EducationCity has created printable bundle packets for ALL grades in ELA and Math! Click here.
- June — National Fruit and Vegetable Month!
- Summer Solstice resources.
- Feature Book-Reading Rainbow (Gr. PreK-3)
- Holidays of Summer (Gr. PreK-3)
- Summer-Reading Rainbow (Gr. PreK-3)
- Spring and Summer-Let’s Explore (Gr. PreK-2)
- History of the United States Symbols: The Fourth of July (Gr. 3-5)
Websites for Teachers
- Become a Google Certified Educator
- Sadlier Religion — Psalms for Summer Lesson
- A wealth of information can be found on EducatorLab. Sample lesson plans and a resource bank are available.
- Want to know the Top 10 To Do’s for a teachers in the summer? Visit About Education.
Summer Activities for Teachers & Students — Things to do in NYC
- For Teachers: Best Things to do in NYC – Summer of 2019
- Outdoor Summer Movies
- Best Beaches in NYC
- Guide to Coney Island
- Summer Guide for NYC Kids
- NYC Street Festivals
- Queens Summer Calendar
- Aviator Summer Camp
- NYC Tech Camps
- *NY Aquarium — Donald Zucker and Barbara Hrbek Zucker Ocean Wonders: Sharks!*
NYC Parks (Brooklyn):
For Teachers: Summer Reading List:
Apps and Online Museum Resources
- The Metropolitan Museum of Art (online search tool)
- Gettysburg Battle App (virtual battlefield tour)
- The Getty Museum (artifact exploration)
- Smithsonian Museums and Zoos (location search)
- Timeline: Art Museum (timeline app with artwork)
- Shadow Puppet EDU (search museum archives and create slideshows)
- MOMA Art Lab (creation and exploration app)
- Class Tech Tips
- Click HERE to read our informative SUMMER CTN Newsletter!!
- Host and Chalice Craft for Catholic Kids (Catholic Icing)
- Most Precious Blood of Jesus Craft (Catholic Icing)
- Christian Fourth of July Crafts (Catholic Icing)
- Make a Pool Noodle Rosary (Catholic Icing)
- St. Mary Magdalene (July 22) (Catholic Icing)
- Monstrance Craft for Kids (Catholic Icing)
- Cathoilc ABC’s Preschool Curriculum (Catholic Icing)
- 10 July Activities for Catholic Families (Real Life at Home)