Tween & Teen Activities

Looking for ideas for Tween or Teen classes & extracurricular activities?  Check the PSP Recommendations section HERE.

And did you know Park Slope Parents has a Tween discussion group? Find out more HERE.

 

Coney Island - what the kids say!

Sabrina and Samantha Van Putten had a recent adventure to Coney Island...

 

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Best Science Museums, According to PSP Members

The following quesiton was asked to the Park Slope Parents group: "My rising 6th grader has summer homework to “visit a science museum and write a journal entry describing what you saw and what you learned from it”. What’s your favorite Science Museum?"
Here are their votes!

 

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Park Slope Parents Policy for Posting about Tweens/ Teens Looking for Work

Do you have a teenaged child looking to make some extra cash?  Parents can post TEENS LOOKING FOR WORK messages on the PSP CLASSIFIEDS.

 

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Birthday Party Ideas for a Tween Girl

Here are some ideas that my daughter (11) put together for her sister's (9) sleepover party.  There were 6 girls in all. It was all very fun, and as one mom jokily responded: "have fun not sleeping!"

 

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Tourist Activities for Tweens & Teenagers

So you have a teenager (or tween) coming to visit or you are looking for something fun to do with your own energetic young adult.  What are some fun, slightly more grown up and erm, "cooler" things you can do with them?  Here are some suggestions from local moms & dads

 

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Boardgames You Can Actually Play With Your Kids

Park Slope Parents share the favorite boardgames they like to play with their kids.

 

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Visiting DC with Tweens and Teens

Parents share what to do and see in Washington DC with Tween and Teen kids.

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Photo caption: The Air & Space Museum got a lot of thumbs up from PSP parents. Photo courtesy of the Smithsonian Institute

 

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Where Do You Shop For Clothes For Your Tween?

As one PSP member writes:  “My (almost) 11 year-old daughter has officially outgrown the children's section of the places we've been buying clothes for her since she was small (Target, Children's Place, etc.). I think we are now into the "pre-teen" or "teen" section, which is new territory for me. I'm looking for reasonably priced basics (shorts, t-shirts, leggings, etc.), since she will either destroy or outgrow everything she owns in a season. Suggestions?”

shoppingphotoimage via here

 

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