Website Reviews

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age 17+
LEARNING
Free film site includes too much adult fare for kids.
URL: http://www.popcornflix.com
(2015)
age 12+
LEARNING
Good political-awareness resources limited by dated content.
URL: http://www.civiced.org/home
(2015)
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Kid-friendly videos support learning, lack interactivity.
URL: http://www.mathtv.com/#
(2015)
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Site offers more fluff than feminism.
URL: http://www.mygames4girls.com/
(2015)
csm_website
age 12+
News site gives European view on events.
URL: http://www.euronews.com
(2015)
csm_website
Mic
age 17+
Teen-centric news coverage includes some edgy topics.
URL: http://mic.com
(2015)
csm_website
age 17+
LEARNING
Mature news site includes fluff, swears, adult content.
URL: http://www.buzzfeed.com
(2015)
csm_website
age 17+
LEARNING
New video site doesn't restrict profanity, drugs in clips.
URL: https://www.vessel.com
(2015)
csm_website
age 17+
LEARNING
Kids have little to gain from news site's salacious posts.
URL: http://uproxx.com/
(2015)
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Interactive story-creation tool is fun but complicated
URL: http://www.gimcrackd.com/etc/src/
(2015)
csm_website
age 17+
Internet, with pros and cons, filtered by your interests.
URL: http://www.stumbleupon.com
(2015)
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Citizen-science database has clunky search, info concerns.
URL: http://scistarter.com
(2015)
csm_website
age 17+
LEARNING
Anonymous Q&A's can veer into too-mature territory for kids.
URL: http://new.spring.me/
(2014)
csm_website
age 17+
LEARNING
Frank, helpful sexual-health resource covers all the basics.
URL: http://www.itsyoursexlife.com/
(2014)
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Microsoft's youth programs offer vast tech opportunities.
URL: https://www.microsoft.com/about/corporatecitizenship/en-us/youthspark/youthsparkhub/
(2014)
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Teen bookworms will love this resource for all things YA.
URL: http://www.teenreads.com/
(2014)
csm_website
age 17+
Anonymous Q&A interesting concept, but just doesn't work.
URL: http://qooh.me/
(2014)
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Impressive depth and range will wow adults and kids alike.
URL: http://mathcentral.uregina.ca/index.php
(2013)
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Great academic videos with math practice for skills mastery.
URL: http://www.khanacademy.org
(2013)
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Free quiz site is simple but effective -- and customizable.
URL: http://www.thatquiz.org/
(2013)

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