What does your 12 year old do over summer if in or around NYC?...
over summer?going into 7th? very structured or partial structure. mine will be in a day camp 6 weeks 8,30-3 then pool and 2 weeks at end of summer nothing scheduled, play dates pool. I am a teacher so i have off and will be around.
13YO going into 7th. A bunch of week long sports camps. Home some weeks and I am working. He will walk to the park and play Basketball, get lunch and spend way too much time on...(more)6-11-2016 8:46pm
Xbox. I work PT so some days we will do stuff when I get home. Museums, movies catch a Yankee game or 2, pool. Weekends travel to water parks, amusement parks, pool, weekends away. 1 week in Aug to his aunts place to do fun stuff in CT. I hope we can get together with school friends but many live far from us and go to sleep away camp. Taking it one day at a time.
in my opinion, you need camp. It is too hard to rely on finding activities every day. There are some sn camps, if that is a fit for your child. There are 2 of them (day camps) at...(more)6-13-2016 10:05am
the 92nd St Y, for example. Many of us send dc to sleepaway camps. If you are interested in those, many of us, including me, can provide names.