Find the best for your family

See what's streaming, limit strong violence or language, and find picks your kids will love with Common Sense Media Plus.

Join now

Movie Reviews

High School Musical: The Musical: The Series TV Poster Image
age 9+
Meta faux-docu is a fun new take on the now-classic musical.
Network: Disney+
(2019)
Continue reading
Quizizz: Play to Learn App Poster Image
age 9+
Fun feedback feature in quiz-making and taking tool.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
Continue reading
Dancing Hands: How Teresa Carreño Played the Piano for President Lincoln Book Poster Image
age 5+
Beautiful historical picture book has stunning art.
By Margarita Engle
(2019)
Continue reading
DIY.org – Creative Challenges App Poster Image
age 5+
How-to videos ignite curiosity and nurture key skills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
Continue reading
All the Greys on Greene Street Book Poster Image
age 9+
Girl copes with mom's depression in colorful '80s mystery.
By Laura Tucker
(2019)
Continue reading
Malibu Rescue: The Series TV Poster Image
age 9+
Teen snarkiness overwhelms beach-set underdog story.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
Continue reading
Malibu Rescue: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Unexceptional teen beach movie has some potty humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
Continue reading
A Jazzy Day - Music Education App Poster Image
age 5+
Jazz it up and explore instruments working together.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
Continue reading
Debunkers, Inc. Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 9+
Subpar mystery has bullying, mild cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
Continue reading
Right as Rain Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 9+
Pitch-perfect story about loss and change inspires hope.
By Lindsey Stoddard
(2019)
Continue reading
The Crossroads Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 9+
Refugee kids find new life in nuanced, relatable sequel.
By Alexandra Diaz
(2018)
Continue reading
Amazon Prime Video App Poster Image
age 9+
Rich content library, imperfect parental controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Kindle Fire, Windows app
(2018)
Continue reading
The Cardboard Kingdom Book Poster Image
age 9+
Kids make up own brave adventures in fun tale of free play.
By Chad Sell
(2018)
Continue reading
Purp To-Do List & Goal Tracker App Poster Image
age 9+
Simple goal-setting app helps kids learn accountability.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
Continue reading
The Downward Spiral: Lock and Key, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Moodier young Sherlock sequel is chock-full of secrets.
By Ridley Pearson
(2017)
Continue reading
 
The Big Fun Crafty Show TV Poster Image
age 5+
Craft-themed challenges encourage teamwork, creativity.
Network: Universal Kids
(2018)
Continue reading
Winterhouse Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 9+
Perfectly set bookish mystery with some spooky stuff.
By Ben Guterson
(2018)
Continue reading
Easy Spelling Aid + Translator & Dyslexia Support App Poster Image
age 5+
Easily converts speech to text, translates 30 languages.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2018)
Continue reading
Art Stories Cities App Poster Image
age 5+
Playful take on world travel has lofty educational info.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
Continue reading
Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Dark Side of Dimensions Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Complicated anime will appeal mostly to die-hard fans.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
Continue reading

Pages