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Math 8: Talk math with Leon! App Poster Image
age 7+
Fancy tech immerses kids in bulky space-themed drills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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MathPapa - Algebra Calculator App Poster Image
age 11+
Handy algebra helper with X factor; watch for cheating.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Middle School Moguls TV Poster Image
age 7+
Likable show has themes of diversity and perseverance.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2019)
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The Line Tender Book Poster Image
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age 11+
Story of loss explores life in and out of the ocean.
By Kate Allen
(2019)
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It's Trevor Noah: Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Book Poster Image
age 11+
Comic's engaging memoir of growing up under Apartheid.
By Trevor Noah
(2019)
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Genesis Begins Again Book Poster Image
age 11+
Teen learns to love herself in uplifting tale of misfits.
By Alicia D. Williams
(2019)
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Pinky Malinky TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Quirky show lacks substance, but odd characters entertain.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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American Ninja Warrior Junior TV Poster Image
age 7+
Young athletes take on notorious obstacles in fun contest.
Network: Universal Kids
(2018)
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Coop & Cami Ask the World TV Poster Image
age 7+
Family-centric show glosses over dangers of online activity.
Network: Disney Channel
(2018)
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The Little Vampire Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Animated book-based monster tale has potty humor, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Luis and the Aliens Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Animated alien movie has potty humor, bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Office Lens App Poster Image
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age 11+
Free scanner app for taking pics of documents & whiteboards.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Windows app
(2018)
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Spell Better - Literacy Support for Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, and Low Vision App Poster Image
age 7+
Solid writing aid requires more cash for features.
Devices: iPad
(2018)
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Calcbot 2 App Poster Image
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age 11+
Calculator and measurement converter; consider pro version.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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March Forward Girl: From Young Warrior to Little Rock Nine Book Poster Image
age 11+
Must-read memoir of a childhood in the segregated South.
By Melba Pattillo Beals
(2018)
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myHomework Student Planner App Poster Image
age 11+
Awesome app to keep track of homework and project deadlines.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Greetings from Witness Protection! Book Poster Image
age 11+
Kicky tween thriller deals with themes of abandonment.
By Jake Burt
(2017)
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Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library TV Poster Image
age 7+
Book adaptation has mild scares, friendship, adventure.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2017)
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Word Connect App Poster Image
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age 7+
Clever word puzzler highlights spelling, fast thinking.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Forget Me Not Book Poster Image
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age 11+
Compelling story of girl dealing with Tourette syndrome.
By Ellie Terry
(2017)
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