Website Reviews

AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Citizen-science database has clunky search, info concerns.
csm_website
URL: http://scistarter.com
(2015)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Microsoft's youth programs offer vast tech opportunities.
csm_website
URL: https://www.microsoft.com/about/corporatecitizenship/en-us/youthspark/youthsparkhub/
(2014)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Teen bookworms will love this resource for all things YA.
csm_website
URL: http://www.teenreads.com/
(2014)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Impressive depth and range will wow adults and kids alike.
csm_website
URL: http://mathcentral.uregina.ca/index.php
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Great academic videos with math practice for skills mastery.
csm_website
URL: http://www.khanacademy.org
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Free quiz site is simple but effective -- and customizable.
csm_website
URL: http://www.thatquiz.org/
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Crowdsourced language-learning tool translates websites.
csm_website
URL: http://www.lingro.com
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Interactive mind maps aid research and deep comprehension.
csm_website
URL: http://www.instagrok.com
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Tween critics review YA picks in safe online book nook.
csm_website
URL: http://www.litpick.com
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Curate collections, history with nifty archive tool.
csm_website
URL: http://museumbox.e2bn.org/
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Music site has impressive detail, weak interactive elements.
csm_website
URL: http://www.soundjunction.org/
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Vast collection of global art brings the museums to you.
csm_website
URL: http://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/project/art-project
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Download gives good background on coding, so-so instruction.
csm_website
URL: http://kidsruby.com
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Storehouse of data answers kids' questions -- if specific.
csm_website
URL: http://www.wolframalpha.com
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Retired judge talks kids' rights and the law.
csm_website
URL: http://www.askthejudge.info
(2012)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Engaging games give kids safe, smart civics lessons.
csm_website
URL: http://www.icivics.org/
(2012)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Learn physics while designing your own roller coaster.
csm_website
URL: https://games.ciconline.org/coastercrafter/
(2012)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Have fun with anatomy using 3-D images, interactive tools.
csm_website
URL: http://www.innerbody.com
(2012)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Info and games designed to boost math's fun factor.
csm_website
URL: http://www.coolmath.com
(2012)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
NYTimes blog gives young people fluff-free news, discussion.
csm_website
URL: http://www.nytimes.com/learning
(2011)

Pages