Students, please remember to limit your screen time this summer. Look for the unplugged activities on every page for ways to have fun without always being on a computer or device. Summer in Minnesota is no time to be a couch potato!
What's New in the Nest?
Summer Camp Virtually!
Virtual Summer Camp CHOICE BOARDS
Every two weeks explore a new Choice Board filled with reading, learning, creating, coding, science, moving, technology and other activities.
Includes free access to 120 ebooks!
Note: A fun Buncee Challenge is included on each Choice Board. Students can create a free summer Buncee account using the code virtualcamp2021.
Music, engineering, health & fitness, the environment, technology and more. Online and offline activities.
Sign up for any of the past summer offerings.
Ages 7 and up. Free!
Wide Open School
Follow the Daily Plan or explore on your own. Dozens of activities to choose from both online and offline. Preschool and up. Free!
Learn to Draw
Get Up and Get Moving
Every dance party, yoga session, and mindfulness activity is an opportunity for kids to wake up their bodies, engage their minds, and be their best.
National Geographic Kids Quizzes
How much do you know?
More than 80 topics!
Calm Yourself and Focus
Cosmic Kids Yoga
Yoga, mindfulness and relaxation for kids, including interactive adventures that build strength, balance and confidence.
What if you could learn about anything you wanted? If you could become an expert on that one topic and then teach others about it in an interesting and creative way?
IDEA! Choose a topic that really interests you and follow your passion! Let these directions be your research guide.
Learn from a Library Database
Solve the puzzles and crack the codes to break open the digital locks and win!