AtomicMind 9th Graders: June Highlights

June 15, 2024
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Summer Tips for Success

As the school year comes to a close, you might be contemplating how best to prepare your rising 10th grader for the challenges and opportunities of the upcoming academic year. Transitioning from the first year of high school to the second can be a pivotal time, one that sets the stage for future academic success and college readiness. With AtomicMind, you can ensure your child makes the most of their summer and enters 10th grade with confidence.

The Importance of Summer Preparation

1. Set academic goals: Work with your child to set realistic and attainable academic goals for the upcoming year. These could include improving grades in specific subjects, joining an extracurricular activity, or mastering a new skill.

2. Engage in enrichment activities: Summer is an excellent time for your child to engage in enrichment activities that foster intellectual curiosity and personal growth. Consider enrolling them in summer camps, workshops, or online courses that align with their interests and academic goals. Utilize our Discover+ platform to search for the best enrichment opportunities!

3. Develop time management skills and strengthen study habits: Time management is an important skill for academic success, especially as the demands of schoolwork and extracurricular activities increase. Help your child create a balanced summer schedule that includes time for study, recreation, and relaxation.

4. Prepare for standardized tests: While 10th grade may seem early to start thinking about standardized tests, early preparation can reduce stress and improve performance. With years of expertise in test preparation, AtomicMind’s specialists can help your student to excel in standardized tests, laying a solid foundation for future success.

Top Resume Builders of the Month

For parents seeking to provide their children with a competitive advantage, we showcase remarkable opportunities each month! These opportunities are crafted to not only enhance your child's resume, but also expand their perspectives and equip them for future challenges. Motivating them to seize these opportunities can significantly impact their personal and educational development.

  1. Congressional App Challenge
  2. Boston Leadership Institute’s STEM Entrepreneurship Program
  3. Feeding America
  4. Harvard International Review Academic Writing Contest
  5. ISSCY Research Competition

At AtomicMind, we are dedicated to helping students and their families navigate this important transition with personalized support and expert guidance. Contact AtomicMind today to learn more about how we can help your rising 10th grader excel.