Small ways to be kinder to the Earth.
Fun stuff to do IRL with a BFF.
Ideas for getting off the internet and into the world.
Throw your phone in a corner and make your own fun.
Fun stuff to do when you and the internet need some time apart.
Some seasonal ideas for getting off the internet include building a monster, holding a séance, and y’know, a little time travel.
A new column in which this website will encourage you to get off the dang internet. (But not, like, forever or anything!!!)
Rookie is no longer publishing new content, but we hope you'll continue to enjoy the archives, or books, and the community you've helped to create. Thank you for seven very special years! ✴
Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!