Metro with a family of five, new to New York City

I’ve got three kids. We’re staying in NYC (Astoria) from another state for one month (AirBNB). We’re pretty unfamiliar with New York transit Here’s my question: would you recommend us getting five unlimited metro passes, or getting 2-3 passes loaded up with funds? My concern is that we’re going to make a mistake getting on … Read moreMetro with a family of five, new to New York City