Summer Solutions Order Today!

We launched our FIRST EVER web only special!  Use coupon code:  WEB20 to get 20% off all of your Summer Solutions books.  There are a few weeks of summer left, use that time to get your child ready for the upcoming school year.  The code is only good until July 26, 2015 so don’t wait to […]

Summer Already?

  The other day I got a summer camp program in the mail.  I was a little surprised.  It was 23 degrees in Cleveland that day.  How could I even begin thinking of sending my kids off to summer camp?  Then I looked at the calendar, and realized that summer is just around the corner. […]

Problem Solving

Summer Solutions Problem Solving provides a way to bridge the summer learning gap while developing fluency with a range of problem-solving strategies. The strategies covered include Make an Organized List, Guess and Check, Solve a Simpler Equation, Design a Table or Chart, Work Backward, Write an Equation, Find a Pattern, Make a Model, Act It […]

Today’s Study Skills Lesson: What are Primary and Secondary Sources?

Students can use the summer break to shore up their study skills and prepare for middle school and high school with this 30-lesson summer workbook. All educational standards require students to be able to read and comprehend nonfiction passages at grade level, write objective summaries of nonfiction text, and use context clues to determine the […]

Math Strategy: Look for a Pattern

Count within 1,000; skip-count by 5s, 10s, and 100s; identify and explain patterns in arithmetic.  Find more standards-based summer practice here. The files below are at a second grade and a Pre-K level. Click here for the Pre-K level. The Summer Solutions Pre-K Math and Language Arts book is for students entering kindergarten. This 30-lesson […]

Parent Tested Parent Approved (PTPA) Seal of Approval!

Bright Ideas Press LLC is proud to announce that Summer Solutions has won the coveted Parent Tested Parent Approved (PTPA) Seal of Approval! Click the logo to see us on PTPA. Summer Solutions was among many entries from across North America competing to earn the PTPA Seal. Independent parent volunteers evaluate products in their own […]