I recently watched a documentary called Undefeated about a high school boys football team in Memphis. It was an excellent film that I wanted to share. If you are looking for a good movie to watch this summer, I highly recommend Undefeated.
When I was a kid, I remember going back to school in September and realizing over the first few days of the new school year that I had forgotten a lot of the basic concepts I had been taught the previous year. I usually spent the first week or two getting back into the groove. Setbacks like I experienced can easily be prevented with a few minutes of daily learning. If you need some ideas for how to keep your child’s brain fresh for the beginning of the upcoming school year, here is a list of ideas from Barbara Dianis: 7 Ways to Prevent Summer Learning Loss.