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TED-Ed Website Poster Image
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Kid-friendly video lessons on an incredible variety of topics offer a lot of depth although they're short. The site does a great job of explaining sometimes complex content, with high-quality production and quirky animations.

Thirteen Ed Online Website Poster Image
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A wealth of interactive and engaging educational activities and games. Surfing may turn up new interests, and that's part of the fun. Features diverse, relatable characters.

Twelve a Dozen - all access App Poster Image
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In this innovative, arcade-style game, kids solve math puzzles to move young heroine Twelve through the futuristic town of Dozenopolis so she can save her family. Fun, fully engaging, and hard to put down.​

iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
Zoo Tycoon Game Poster Image
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Fantastic animal and business simulation. Kids will spend their time designing enclosures for animals, learning about their needs, and even interacting with them.

Xbox 360, Xbox One

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Help Your Child at Home

  • Discuss your family's history and stories. Brainstorm ways to use technology to capture the story effectively, and help your child create a presentation, song, poem, or essay that expresses the story's tone and main ideas.
  • Do simple math to accomplish a task: If you're building a box, how much wood will you need for the sides? Measure the length, width, and height of the box. How would you figure out the volume of water it would hold?
  • Start to talk with your child about bullying, including cyberbullying. Even though social media may be years away, plant the seeds now for helping kids understand appropriate interactions, and let kids know they can talk to you about it.