All Reviews

Museum Box Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Curate collections, history with nifty archive tool.
URL: http://museumbox.e2bn.org/
(2013)
Civilization Revolution 2 App Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Fun history strategy game has improved graphics.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
World of Warships Game Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Strategic naval war game promotes teamwork, competition.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
World of Tanks Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 12+
LEARNING
Tank game promotes teamwork, competition, in-game extras.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2011)
Echo: Secret of the Lost Cavern Game Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Historical adventure explores prehistoric art and culture.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2010)
myHistro Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Multimedia time line site puts kids on the map.
URL: http://www.myhistro.com
(2013)
Classic Experiments in Science History FULL App Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Info-packed resource lacks hands-on fun.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
Journeys of Invention: Science and Technology from Past to Present App Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Text-heavy reference tool highlights major discoveries.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
Slavery at Monticello: Life and Work at Mulberry Row App Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Engrossing images and audio reveal untold stories.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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)
Miss Potter Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 12+
More about social pressure than Peter Rabbit.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
Gandhi Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 12+
Brilliant biopic engages, educates, and inspires.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1982)
Apollo 13 Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 12+
Thrilling, heartwarming, scary, and superb.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
The Grapes of Wrath Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Classic John Steinbeck adaptation is still powerful.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1940)
A Stone in My Hand Book Poster Image
age 12+
Intense story of Palestinian family in Gaza Strip in 1989.
By Cathryn Clinton
(2010)
Becoming Jane Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 12+
A witty, winning Austen bio for tweens and older.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
The Express Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 12+
Inspirational true story tackles race, football.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
Bright Star Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 12+
Romantic, moving film unlikely to interest tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
The Young Victoria Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 12+
Queen's biopic is more tender romance than historical saga.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
Millennium Actress Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 12+
Arty Japanese animated drama is too complex for little ones.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)

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