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Room for Debate Website Poster Image
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age 16+
Variety of experts debate topics, but depth, info limited.
URL: http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate
(2015)
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KidsPost Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Safe, kid-centric news site could use lots more content.
URL: https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/kidspost
(2013)
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FlipSnack Website Poster Image
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age 16+
Potentially pricey online book-design tool neat but limited.
URL: http://www.flipsnack.com
(2013)
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The Noun Project Website Poster Image
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age 16+
Visual language shows there are many ways to communicate.
URL: http://www.thenounproject.com
(2013)
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StoryboardThat Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Simple tool lets kids map out stories with words and images.
URL: http://www.storyboardthat.com/
(2013)
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Creaza Cartoonist Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Create kooky comic-style stories with pretty intuitive tool.
URL: https://web.creaza.com/en/
(2013)
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Digital Public Library of America Website Poster Image
age 10+
Vast online library is a wealth of searchable info.
URL: https://dp.la/
(2013)
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findingDulcinea Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Collection of credible info is a great research tool.
URL: http://www.findingdulcinea.com
(2013)
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Animate It! Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Downloadable stop-motion movie creator has a one-time fee.
URL: http://www.animate-it.com
(2013)
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GCFLearnFree.org Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Educational site is packed with practical lessons and info.
URL: http://www.gcflearnfree.org/
(2013)
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Engineer Girl Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Excellent resource for budding engineers.
URL: http://www.engineergirl.org/
(2012)
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CAST UDL Book Builder Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Read, write, share -- there's no wrong way to enjoy a book.
URL: http://bookbuilder.cast.org/
(2012)
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Xtranormal Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Turn stories into cool, creative animated movies.
URL: http://www.xtranormal.com/
(2012)
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Smithsonian: TweenTribune Website Poster Image
age 10+
Trustworthy tween news site has cool classroom component.
URL: https://www.tweentribune.com
(2012)
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BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Helper Website Poster Image
age 10+
Vast library of links a boon for kids doing online research.
URL: http://www.bjpinchbeck.com/
(2011)
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