Website Reviews

Center for Civic Education Website Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Good political-awareness resources limited by dated content.
URL: http://www.civiced.org/home
(2015)
MathTV.com Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Kid-friendly videos support learning, lack interactivity.
URL: http://www.mathtv.com/#
(2015)
MyGames4Girls Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Site offers more fluff than feminism.
URL: http://www.mygames4girls.com/
(2015)
euronews Website Poster Image
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age 12+
News site gives European view on events.
URL: http://www.euronews.com
(2015)
Twine Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Interactive story-creation tool is fun but complicated
URL: https://twinery.org/
(2015)
Mozilla Thimble Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Fantastic online editor teaches kids to write the Web.
URL: https://thimble.mozilla.org/
(2015)
SciStarter Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Citizen-science database has clunky search, info concerns.
URL: http://scistarter.com
(2015)
YouthSpark Hub Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Microsoft's youth programs offer vast tech opportunities.
URL: https://www.microsoft.com/about/corporatecitizenship/en-us/youthspark/youthsparkhub/
(2014)
Teenreads Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Teen bookworms will love this resource for all things YA.
URL: http://www.teenreads.com/
(2014)
Math Central Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Impressive depth and range will wow adults and kids alike.
URL: http://mathcentral.uregina.ca/index.php
(2013)
Khan Academy Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Great academic videos with math practice for skills mastery.
URL: http://www.khanacademy.org
(2013)
That Quiz Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Free quiz site is simple but effective -- and customizable.
URL: http://www.thatquiz.org/
(2013)
Infogr.am Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Easy-to-use tool produces snazzy infographics, few extras.
URL: http://infogr.am
(2013)
Lingro Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Crowdsourced language-learning tool translates websites.
URL: http://www.lingro.com
(2013)
instaGrok Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Interactive mind maps aid research and deep comprehension.
URL: http://www.instagrok.com
(2013)
PhotoPeach Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Slide-show creation made super simple, plus music.
URL: http://www.photopeach.com
(2013)
myHistro Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Multimedia time line site puts kids on the map.
URL: http://www.myhistro.com
(2013)
LitPick Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Tween critics review YA picks in safe online book nook.
URL: http://www.litpick.com
(2013)
Pixorial Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Create a bank of video memories with this digital tool.
URL: http://www.pixorial.com/
(2013)
Tagxedo Website Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Simple tag cloud creator gives words shape.
URL: http://www.tagxedo.com/
(2013)

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