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Forrest Gump Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Moving and wonderful, but parent preview a good idea.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1994)
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Titanic Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Great movie, but too intense, racy for younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1997)
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Kidipede: History For Kids Website Poster Image
age 10+
Dig into the fun history, but ignore strange ads.
URL: http://www.historyforkids.org
(2011)
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Small Acts of Amazing Courage Book Poster Image
age 10+
Feisty heroine provides eye-opening look at colonial India.
By Gloria Whelan
(2011)
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Hattie Big Sky Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Teen girl homesteads alone in Newbery Honor book.
By Kirby Larson
(2006)
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One Crazy Summer Book Poster Image
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age 11+
A gem, with strong girl characters, '60s black history.
By Rita Williams-Garcia
(2010)
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A Stone in My Hand Book Poster Image
age 12+
Intense story of Palestinian family in Gaza Strip in 1989.
By Cathryn Clinton
(2010)
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Out of Africa Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Enthralling epic about 1900s Africa tackles mature subjects.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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The Daring Game for Girls Game Poster Image
age 8+
Great girl-power messages, lots of variety and fun.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi, Nintendo Wii
(2010)
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The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate Book Poster Image
age 10+
Newbery Honor book about a smart Southern tomboy in 1899.
By Jacqueline Kelly
(2009)
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Extreme Cuisine with Jeff Corwin TV Poster Image
age 8+
Tween-friendly show mixes travel, food, science.
Network: Food Network
(2009)
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Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps TV Poster Image
age 3+
Dancing dynamo has positive messages for young viewers.
Network: PBS Kids
(2009)
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Time Team America TV Poster Image
age 7+
Fascinating science show that families can really dig into.
Network: PBS
(2009)
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Animal Armageddon TV Poster Image
age 9+
Fascinating, sometimes intense tour of Earth's history.
Network: Animal Planet
(2009)
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Girls Rock! Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Girl-power docu has a strong positive message.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Toddlers & Tiaras TV Poster Image
age 10+
Child beauty pageant series sends iffy messages.
Network: TLC
(2009)
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The Express Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspirational true story tackles race, football.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Fly Me to the Moon Movie Poster Image
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age 4+
Not even very young kids will be over the moon.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Kit Kittredge: An American Girl Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Sweet and engaging adventure for all ages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Tutenstein: Clash of the Pharaohs TV Poster Image
age 6+
Time-travel fun with friendly message for kids.
Network: Discovery Kids
(2008)
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