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Amaze Website Poster Image
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age 11+
Easy-to-understand videos answer kids' sex ed questions.
URL: http://amaze.org
(2016)
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MediaBreaker/Studios Website Poster Image
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age 14+
Video editor promotes media literacy, has no content filter.
URL: https://mbstudios.thelamp.org/
(2015)
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Call Me Ishmael Website Poster Image
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age 14+
Audio way for readers to enjoy stories; not all for kids.
URL: http://callmeishmael.com/
(2015)
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Hello Giggles Website Poster Image
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age 14+
Light news fare with pro-girl-empowerment messages, content.
URL: http://hellogiggles.com/
(2015)
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For Girls in Science Website Poster Image
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age 11+
Super, slightly static STEM info and inspiration for girls.
URL: http://forgirlsinscience.org
(2014)
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Google Books Website Poster Image
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age 11+
Make online libraries, review books, and read the classics.
URL: http://www.google.com/books
(2013)
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The Harry Potter Alliance Website Poster Image
age 11+
Fans can fight real-world evil with social-activism site.
URL: https://www.thehpalliance.org
(2013)
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Brightstorm Website Poster Image
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age 14+
Brief video lessons from pro teachers give teens a boost.
URL: http://www.brightstorm.com
(2013)
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PBS NewsHour Extra Website Poster Image
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age 14+
PBS site gives kids reasons to care about the news.
URL: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/
(2013)
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Google Earth Website Poster Image
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age 11+
Zoom in or out, see the whole world on this virtual globe.
URL: http://www.google.com/earth/
(2013)
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WeVideo Website Poster Image
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age 14+
Cloud-based video-creation site makes collaborating easy.
URL: https://www.wevideo.com
(2013)
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Spicynodes Website Poster Image
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age 14+
Unique tool lets kids organize ideas in a nonlinear way.
URL: http://www.spicynodes.org
(2013)
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Branches of Power Website Poster Image
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age 11+
Creative simulation teaches kids the legislative process.
URL: https://www.icivics.org/games/branches-power
(2013)
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Biz Kid$ Website Poster Image
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age 11+
Upbeat site paves the way to financial and business success.
URL: http://bizkids.com
(2012)
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Reasonably Clever Website Poster Image
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age 11+
Create LEGO-themed avatars; stick to kid-safe mode.
URL: http://www.reasonablyclever.com
(2012)
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Check Yourself Website Poster Image
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age 14+
Teens share detailed stories of addiction and recovery.
URL: http://www.checkyourself.com
(2012)
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Playwala Website Poster Image
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age 11+
Gaming site attempts to mix charity and play.
URL: http://www.playwala.com
(2012)
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Make:Online Website Poster Image
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age 14+
DIY site encourages kids to tinker, create, invent, think.
URL: http://makezine.com/
(2012)
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PeaceCorps.gov/kids Website Poster Image
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age 11+
Peace Corps Challenge fosters understanding and compassion.
URL: http://www.peacecorps.gov/kids/
(2008)
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Kidzworld Website Poster Image
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age 11+
Well-monitored site where kids uphold community standards.
URL: http://kidzworld.com
(2007)
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