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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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MeetMeAtTheCorner.org Website Poster Image
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age 10+
YouTube alternative helps kids make and view quality videos.
URL: http://www.meetmeatthecorner.org/
(2012)
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Franktown Rocks Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Music and social networking combine in safe, cool hangout.
URL: http://www.franktownrocks.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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Exploratorium Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Captivating site on everyday (and advanced) science topics.
URL: http://www.exploratorium.edu/
(2011)
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BrainBashers Games Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Massive collection of fun, free, online games.
URL: http://www.brainbashersgames.com/
(2012)
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BrainPOP Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Videos and activities are fun, accurate, and valuable.
URL: https://www.brainpop.com
(2012)
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Lumosity Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Stick with this site for a good brain workout -- for a fee.
URL: http://www.lumosity.com
(2012)
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Spatulatta Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Inspire kids' inner chef with this recipe site.
URL: http://www.spatulatta.com/
(2012)
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Shaun the Sheep Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun fan site skews older than Shaun's TV series.
URL: http://www.shaunthesheep.com/
(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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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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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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CK-12 Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Quality, well-organized math and science lessons.
URL: https://www.ck12.org
(2013)
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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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DuckDuckGo Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Browser emphasizes safe searches, doesn't filter content.
URL: https://www.duckduckgo.com
(2013)
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Math Snacks Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Bite-size but meaty collection of entertaining math games.
URL: http://www.mathsnacks.com/
(2013)
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KidsThinkDesign Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Budding designers explore creative fields, get inspired.
URL: http://www.kidsthinkdesign.org/index.html
(2014)
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KidzSearch.com Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Mostly safe kid-focused search engine packs many ads, flaws.
URL: http://www.kidzsearch.com
(2015)
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Teachinghistory.org Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Teacher-designed history site may help parents educate kids.
URL: http://www.teachinghistory.org/
(2015)
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