Website Reviews

Play Nintendo Website Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Flashy, but young gamers will need persistence to get tips.
URL: http://play.nintendo.com/
(2015)
English Online GameZone Website Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Dated, overcomplicated games distract from learning.
URL: http://www.english-online.org.uk/games/gamezone2.htm
(2013)
Grom Social Website Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Social network for kids, by kids, is safe but flawed.
URL: http://www.gromsocial.com
(2013)
Comic Master Website Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Graphic novel design tool has some serious limitations.
URL: http://www.comicmaster.org.uk
(2013)
Visual Math Learning Website Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Old-school graphics, lots of ads detract from OK math site.
URL: http://www.visualmathlearning.com
(2013)
Grammar Bytes! Website Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Grammar study site could use more pizzazz.
URL: http://www.chompchomp.com/menu.htm
(2013)
Shaun the Sheep Website Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Fun fan site skews older than Shaun's TV series.
URL: http://www.shaunthesheep.com/
(2013)
Let's Move! Website Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
The First Lady's fight against childhood obesity.
URL: http://www.letsmove.gov/
(2012)
Chilimath Website Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
No-frills site for algebra practice.
URL: http://chilimath.com/index.html
(2012)
Zibkids Website Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Site sparks business know-how but needs more work.
URL: http://www.zibkids.com
(2012)
Roblox Website Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Game creator nurtures skills, but games can be violent.
URL: http://www.roblox.com
(2012)
Kidipede: History For Kids Website Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Dig into the fun history, but ignore strange ads.
URL: http://www.historyforkids.org
(2011)
Animal Jam Website Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Beware unmonitored chat in Nat Geo virtual world.
URL: http://www.animaljam.com
(2010)
Sweety High Website Poster Image
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age 10+
LEARNING
Closed social network for girls is strong on privacy.
URL: http://sweetyhigh.com
(2010)