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Bratz TV Poster Image
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age 9+
The Bratz dolls have their own TV show. Beware.
Network: Fox
(2005)
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The Weekenders TV Poster Image
age 9+
Toon tweens are funny, but awfully shallow.
Network: Toon Disney
(2000)
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Aaron Stone TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Teen gamer becomes real hero in tween-targeted action show.
Network: Disney XD
(2009)
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Minor Details Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Ho-hum mystery/comedy for tweens; no edgy content.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Prom Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Unrealistic prom flick is bland for teens, fine for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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First Position Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Inspiring documentary about hardworking young dancers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Ballerina Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Great ballet docu about five girls with no iffy content.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja TV Poster Image
age 9+
Action-packed toon attacks messages with mixed results.
Network: Disney XD
(2012)
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Abby and Brittany TV Poster Image
age 9+
Conjoined twin docuseries is positive but voyeuristic.
Network: TLC
(2012)
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Beach Boys: 20 Good Vibrations, The Greatest Hits, Volume 1 Music Poster Image
age 9+
Surfer boys at their best in sunny, bouncy hits collection.
By Beach Boys
(1999)
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Life with Boys TV Poster Image
age 9+
Funny family sitcom with positive themes for tweens.
Network: TeenNick
(2011)
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Oh No Fractions! App Poster Image
age 9+
Basic app focuses on visual models of fractions.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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Fame High Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Arts docu shows how hard passionate teens work in school.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The Painting Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Stunning animated drama tackles prejudice, forbidden love.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The Magician's Bird: A Tuckernuck Mystery, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Funny tween-sleuths mystery more complex than first.
By Emily Fairlie
(2013)
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Legends, Icons & Rebels: Music That Changed the World Book Poster Image
age 9+
Wonderful intro to 27 musicians and their unique styles.
By Robbie Robertson, Jim Guerinot, Sebastian Robertson, Jared Levine
(2013)
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Jim Henson's Creature Shop Challenge TV Poster Image
age 9+
Design contest wows with talents, friendly competition.
Network: Syfy
(2014)
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Eddie Red Undercover: Mystery on Museum Mile Book Poster Image
age 9+
Boy sketch artist helps catch art thieves in zippy mystery.
By Marcia Wells
(2014)
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The Next Step TV Poster Image
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age 9+
High-drama reality-style series explores peer pressure.
Network: Hulu
(2014)
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Brainbean App Poster Image
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age 9+
Varied games encourage creativity if you ignore scoring.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
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