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Kids in the House Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Detailed, age-appropriate intro to the House, its history.
URL: http://kids.clerk.house.gov
(2015)
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Just Dance 2016 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Lively dance action, but too much pressure to spend, share.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
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I Got This: An Interactive Story App Poster Image
age 10+
Health story teaches basics but not much more.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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The Sword of Summer: Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 10+
Exciting Norse mythology adventure with Percy-like hero.
By Rick Riordan
(2015)
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Broforce Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Tongue-in-cheek action game is lots of fun, yet shallow.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)
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The Thing About Jellyfish Book Poster Image
age 10+
Beautiful, grief-tinged, coming-of-age story has it all.
By Ali Benjamin
(2015)
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King of 20 App Poster Image
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age 10+
Addictive math game teaches strategy over accuracy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Disney Infinity 3.0: Toy Box Takeover Game Poster Image
age 10+
Engaging while it lasts, but too much repetitive gameplay.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
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Minecraft: Story Mode Game Poster Image
age 10+
Famous blocky adventure has a generic story to tell.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One, iPhone
(2015)
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One Upon Light Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Challenging yet frustrating puzzler has confusing story.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
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Tomorrowland Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Visually exciting sci-fi adventure has unexpected violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Animal Gods Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Puzzle adventure has weak plot, redundant levels.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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HoPiKo App Poster Image
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age 10+
If up for the fast pace, tough arcade game is frenzied fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Marshall's Miracle Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Depressing dog tale takes on bullying, animal hoarding.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Ride Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Authentic racing sim conveys speed but is visually bland.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
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The One I Wrote For You Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Sappy, music-filled film has positive message, some cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The Jacksons: Next Generation TV Poster Image
age 10+
Second-generation siblings balance family, career, legacy.
Network: Lifetime
(2015)
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The Poe Estate Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Ghosts, romance, otherworldly connections in inventive tale.
By Polly Shulman
(2015)
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Step It Up TV Poster Image
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age 10+
Dance reality led by tough-talking, inspirational teacher.
Network: Lifetime
(2015)
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NBA 2K16 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Stellar basketball game adds modes, Spike Lee story lines.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
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