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Fun at Beaver Camp

Fun at Beaver Camp

Makensie Freeman, 9, Lowville
July 25, 2017
Filed under Blogs, Northern New York

Beaver Camp is a Christian camp.  It is located outside of Lowville in the Adirondacks. You can go there in the summer and winter. I have been to Beaver Camp three years in a row. My first time I went to camp I was seven, and that is the youngest you can be to go there. My first and second time I went...

Active Kids

Active Kids

Gabriella Badolato, 10, Lynbrook
June 6, 2017
Filed under Blogs, Long Island

Everybody has their times when they get bored, but not anymore! Try out the place called Active Kids. They have many different things to do. Active Kids is an amazing place that helps you stay fit. Some games test how fast you are, other games see how well you can avoid obstacles and some are games just...

Woman as Gamers!

Woman as Gamers!

Dash Alschuler-Pierce, 11, Valley Stream
June 2, 2017
Filed under Blogs, Long Island

Do you like games? Video Games specifically. Yes? A bit? Well let's pretend you are a hardcore gamer. When you're trying to find video games you go down the boys aisle of Target because the people who put them there think boys will enjoy them more than girls. Well, that's not true! Forty-eight percent o...

The Fellowship of the Ring

The Fellowship of the Ring

Amina Radoncic, 11, Valley Stream
June 2, 2017
Filed under Blogs, Long Island

"The Fellowship of the Ring," by J.R.R. Tolkein, is the first part of the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy and, I think, the best of all three books in the series. It starts off with Bilbo Baggins, and his nephew, Frodo’s birthday party. During the birthday party, Bilbo departs from the Shire, using ...

Fidget Spinners

Megan Firnstein, 11, Rochester
May 16, 2017
Filed under Blogs, Showcase, Western New York

Fidget Spinners- What’s your opinion? Fidget spinners have become the new “need.” Kids are pulling their parents from Wegmans to Target to Walmart just to get a fidget spinner. Fidget spinners were originally made to help kids who have a hard time focusing. Fidget spinners also help the need...

The best lunch story

Adriana Fedele, 11, Rochester
May 9, 2017
Filed under Blogs, Western New York

I think we can make the school cafeteria more like home buy talking about how people’s days were so far and what they’re going to do later. I think that we should make the noise level quieter I think we can still talk but lower the noise level. Similarity’s from home to school we eat lunch with a...

Bounce

Bounce

Nicholas Simone, 9, Valley Stream
March 21, 2017
Filed under Blogs, Long Island

When I opened the door to Bounce I knew it was going to be awesome. In fact, it was. If you want to go on the bounce station you need to buy special socks that have grips and are safe to use with the trampolines. There are multiple sections to bounce in. There is basketball, dodgeball, a ball pit...

Fun Snowy Day

Sean Michalek, 11, Clifton Park
February 14, 2017
Filed under Blogs, Capital District

I LOVE SNOW DAYS!!!!!!!!!!!!! When my mom came into my room and told me it was a snow day. the first thing I asked is "can I go sledding today! " and then I went back to sleep for 1 hour and played video games.  When I went sledding I took some videos and I'm going to upload them some time. Go check...

Kalahari Waterpark

Kalahari Waterpark

Patrick Biondolillo, 9, Valley Stream
January 17, 2017
Filed under Blogs, Long Island

In the summer of 2016, I went to an indoor waterpark called Kalahari. I went to the one located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. There are other locations too. It is not too far away. It took us about two hours to get there from Valley Stream. Even before you go inside the building, you can...

Animal Jam and new updates

Animal Jam and new updates

Simar Bedi, 9, Valley Stream
December 20, 2016
Filed under Blogs, Long Island

"Animal Jam" is a fun, safe online game from National Geographic that teaches you while you are playing. There are parties, games, and so much more! "Animal Jam" gives you fun facts about animals, plants, and things that happen in nature. "Animal Jam" has a lot of mini games that are filled with puzzles...

Times Square

Times Square

Alex Genao, 9, Valley Stream
December 20, 2016
Filed under Blogs, Long Island

I love Times Square. I recently went to Times Square for my mom’s birthday. There were a lot of amazing things to do and see. There were many huge electronic billboards. There were so many of those billboards that they light up the whole street. There are places to eat such as McDonalds and...

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

Joey Shipley, 10, Valley Stream
December 19, 2016
Filed under Blogs, Long Island

Have you ever seen the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lighting? There are singers like Tony Bennett, Dolly Parton, Garth Brooks, and Pentatonix singing Christmas Carols and sometimes people sing along. At the end, they light a very huge Christmas tree and everyone is very excited (and happy). This...

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