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Heat Up Summer Fun At Home!

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Keep students engaged in the final days of the school year and during summer break with these thought-provoking, fun media resources.

Summer Camp Collection | Grades preK-5

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eMediaVA Summer Camp Collection

It’s the home stretch of the school year for many students, and for others, summer is already here!

Explore our Summer Camp collection, featuring easy and fun activities perfect for summer. Whether at home or in the classroom, encourage learners to get outside! This collection includes videos, printables, and interactive materials focused on exploring nature, tailored for PreK-5th grade students.


  • Investigating Bubbles
  • Butterfly Garden Party
  • Nature Bingo
  • Recycling and Composting
  • DIY Bird Feeders
  • Sustainable Garden

View the entire collection.

eMediaVA Summer Learning Collection
eMediaVA Summer Learning Collection

Summer Learning Collection | Grades 6-12

Keep the spirit of curiosity alive this summer and explore all the ways learning exists in everyday activities. Within our Summer Learning Collection, you will find resources that encourage students in grades 6-12 to spend the summer asking questions, spinning stories, and exploring all the ways that learning can be fun.


  • The Fiery History of Banned Books
  • Real-Life Math From A Zookeeper Who Works With Birds
  • Why Summer Days Have More Daylight
  • Is Video Game Addiction Real? 
  • A Tour of the Underground Railroad

View the entire collection.

Summer Crafts

Craft a Color Changing Chameleon 

Paint with Nature

Make an Awesome Shapely Kite

Make Sun Prints

Grow an Herb Garden

Build a Worm Hotel

Summer Activity Booklet (Grades K, 1, 2)

Spark activities and fun with this Summer of Adventure activity booklet.

WHRO is proudly owned by the 21 school divisions in the southeastern Virginia region. Learn more about the many educational resources that WHRO Public Media provides to educators and families.