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PS 233's LibGuide: Summer Activities

Resources for Parents

ONLINE SUMMER CAMPS

Choose which summer camps you would like your child to attend, and sign them up!

Camp Wonderopolis

Parents and children will find a wide variety of engaging camp activities to take part in when they dive into Camp Wonderopolis. Some of the activities revolve around STEM-field careers, literacy and comprehension, and critical thinking and creativity in young minds. After downloading the free Camp Kits, campers and their families can go at their own pace. 

Varsity Tutors

Free week long interactive summer camps for children aged 5–18 expand learning through new experiences, such as coding, creative writing, painting, and video-game design. New camps are added every day. 

Happy Camper Live

From sports and arts and crafts to photography and magic, Happy Camper Live, will give your kiddo a real camp feel at home.  One week free trial, $4.99/month after that.

Camp DIY

80 awesome projects in art, science lab, cooking and much more! 14-day free trial. After that, the cost is equivalent to $15-25/month depending on the number of kids in your family.

Start With a Book (Reading Rockets)

Do you know any young detectives, artists, or inventors? Or children fascinated by dinosaurs, planes, bugs, birds, the night sky, or music? You will find 24 topics to dive into for a summer full of learning.

Camp Kinda

Keep kids in grades k-8 engaged, curious, and having fun. Weekly adventures to complete at their own pace.

Wide Open School Virtual Summer Camp

Offline and online summer activities that’ll keep kids active and curious, with new themes every week.

Explore More Camps here

BPL SUMMER READING

Explore Brooklyn Public Library's Summer Reading Program

Sign up for Beanstack for a chance to win a pair of wireless headphones!

GET YOUR BPL E-CARD!

BPL ONLINE RESOURCES

Once you register for your BPL Library e-Card, check out the engaging online resources for kids, and the exciting live events, that the Brooklyn Public Library offers all summer long.

DON'T FORGET TO WRITE DOWN YOU BPL ACCOUNT NUMBER AND PIN!

 

Get the Sora Reading App, or use Sora online, for 1000's of free ebooks and audiobooks!  

Here's how to get Sora

 

School & Library Spotlight 2019: OverDrive Education Celebrates Sora

LEARN ALL SUMMER!

FOR YOUNGER CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

DayByDayNY

Get ready for kindergarten with new stories and activities each day.

STREAMING STORYTIME SATURDAYS IN CENTRAL PARK

MARK YOUR CALENDAR!

Watch a live read aloud every Saturday from 11:00-12:00

One of the most beloved storytelling traditions in NYC is now online!  This year, the readings will be held online on the Hans Christen Andersen Storytelling Center's Facebook and YouTube sites until public gatherings are permitted in Central Park. Ages 5 and up.

MAKE MUSIC

Chrome Music Lab

Experiment with sound, rhythm, pitch, melody and more with this set of fun hands-on music experiences.

NEW SCHOOL WEBSITE

Check out our new school website!

(Still Under Construction)