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Twitter Website Poster Image
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age 15+
Fun social tool, but use the privacy controls.
URL: http://www.twitter.com
(2019)
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Peep and the Big Wide World Website Poster Image
age 3+
Solid, fun pre-K math and science primer site.
URL: http://peepandthebigwideworld.com/en/
(2015)
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The Tavern Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Online forum for historical debate barely scratches surface.
URL: http://whatsnew.history.org/topics/tavern/
(2015)
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Virtual Republic Website Poster Image
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age 14+
Current-event site designed to get kids into activism.
URL: http://ideaofamerica.org/
(2015)
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euronews Website Poster Image
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age 12+
News site gives European view on events.
URL: http://www.euronews.com
(2015)
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SCOTUSblog Website Poster Image
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age 16+
Comprehensive unbiased coverage of the U.S. Supreme Court.
URL: http://www.scotusblog.com/
(2015)
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Sparticl Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Great science resource, but advanced content can stump kids.
URL: http://www.sparticl.org/
(2015)
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Bystander Revolution Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Anti-bullying site is noble, limited by YouTube reliance.
URL: http://www.bystanderrevolution.org/
(2015)
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We the Economy Website Poster Image
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age 14+
Short films get kids thinking about the economy.
URL: https://wetheeconomy.com/
(2015)
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SciStarter Website Poster Image
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age 12+
Citizen-science database has clunky search, info concerns.
URL: http://scistarter.com
(2015)
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Ever After High Website Poster Image
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age 6+
Fluffy fairy-tale site thankfully light on sales pitches.
URL: http://www.everafterhigh.com/en-us
(2014)
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Fraboom Online Children's Museum Website Poster Image
age 9+
Tons of learning and goofy fun could be better organized.
URL: http://www.fraboom.com
(2014)
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Power Poetry Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Online community empowers teen poets; use privacy settings.
URL: http://www.powerpoetry.org
(2013)
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Scenarios USA Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Short films made by teens, for teens tackle social issues.
URL: http://www.scenariosusa.org
(2012)
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Teen Nick Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Good site for teens to watch and discuss fave Nick shows.
URL: http://www.teennick.com
(2012)
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I Wanna Know Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Frank sexual health site from a trustworthy organization.
URL: http://www.iwannaknow.org/
(2012)
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HuffPost Teen Website Poster Image
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age 13+
News for teens by teens, with access to adult topics.
URL: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/teen/
(2012)
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HippoCampus Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Online lectures are good for math and science review.
URL: http://www.hippocampus.org
(2012)
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