DiNisco, A. (2019, February 14). Preschool and kindergarten students can benefit from naps. Retrieved March 13, 2019.

Preschool and kindergarten students who took naps performed better on memory tasks after napping — compared with students who stayed awake — according to researchers who performed a study funded by the National Science Foundation. Peg Oliveira of the Gesell Institute of Child Development says at-risk students benefit most from these breaks.

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