Winter break is approaching and I am sure most students and teachers are more than ready to rest, to relax and to rejuvenate. But how do you do that and keep your brain sharp and ready for when your return to school? The answer is very simple . Do something interesting and fun that requires you to read ,to write or to learn something new. Whether you read that book you have been putting off, keep a journal everyday , take a trip to Mexico and practice your spanish, play Words with Friends on Facebook or Zumba. Just make sure you do something . The old saying , " If you don't use it, you will lose it ." Is so true. So what are my tips for keeping your brain sharp ? Do something exciting or fun that requires you to read, to write or to learn something new. P.S. this applies to summer breaks too!