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The Kid Should See This Website Poster Image
age 6+
Solid videos that aren't intended -- but are OK -- for kids.
URL: https://thekidshouldseethis.com
(2019)
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JAM - Courses & Projects App Poster Image
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age 6+
Turn on-screen videos into fun, offscreen STEAM projects.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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The Undefeated Book Poster Image
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age 6+
Poetic tribute to African American heroes and struggles.
By Kwame Alexander
(2019)
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Gorogoa App Poster Image
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age 6+
Artistic mind-bender gives puzzle-solving moments of Zen.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Heartbeats Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Great dance scenes perk up so-so cross-cultural romance.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Libba: The Magnificent Musical Life of Elizabeth Cotten Book Poster Image
age 6+
Charming, artful bio celebrates singer, music, kindness.
By Laura Veirs
(2018)
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Leap! Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Animated ballet adventure is heartwarming but uneven.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls Book Poster Image
age 6+
Inspiring, kid-friendly tales of extraordinary women.
By Elena Favilli, Francesca Cavallo
(2016)
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Roxy and the Ballerina Robot App Poster Image
age 6+
Story models warm family and saving money to reach goal.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2017)
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Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat Book Poster Image
age 6+
Exuberant bio celebrates artist who had success when young.
By Javaka Steptoe
(2016)
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Rad Women Worldwide: Artists and Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History Book Poster Image
age 11+
Engaging profiles of 40 amazing women in 31 countries.
By Kate Schatz
(2016)
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PopJam App Poster Image
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age 11+
Social media app for kids under 13 pushes follows and likes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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Da Jammies TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Friendship and diversity mark hip-hop-inspired series.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
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San Francisco Ballet Nutcracker Interactive Storybook App Poster Image
age 6+
Step into the magic, but beware of some technical issues.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
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Project Runway: Junior TV Poster Image
age 11+
Seamless spinoff has less drama, more positive mentoring.
Network: Lifetime
(2015)
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Creativas Fashion Design Studio App Poster Image
age 6+
Fabulously fun fashion school requires printer.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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PlayART by Tapook App Poster Image
age 6+
Mimic masters to make art in unique creative experience.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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Billy's Booger Book Poster Image
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age 6+
Funny, gross picture book packs positive messages.
By William Joyce
(2015)
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Make It Pop TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Friendship, diversity hit high notes in so-so musical show.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2015)
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Little Melba and Her Big Trombone Book Poster Image
age 6+
Engaging, inspiring bio of jazz great has superb art.
By Katheryn Russell-Brown
(2014)
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