All Reviews

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AGE
2
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LEARNING
Busy Shapes mimics a real-world environment for kids to explore but also gives them a safe, appropriately stimulating way to explore the digital world that will be part of their experience.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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AGE
16
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LEARNING
As a resume-builder and a soul-satisfier, this not-for-profit site lets kids take action on issues they care about.
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URL: http://dosomething.org
(2012)
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AGE
2
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Who doesn't love the circus? Now there's a soundtrack that perfectly captures the thrills and splendor of the traveling wonder.
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By Recess Monkey
(2012)
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AGE
2
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The Pop Ups show you can make inspiring music for kids without dumbing down the content.
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By The Pop Ups
(2012)
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AGE
2
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This album will make you and your kids want to step away from the TV and out into the great outdoors.
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By Farmer Jason
(2012)
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AGE
2
QUALITY
 
Sweet folk songs highlight the simple beauty of life and the curiosity of childhood.
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By Laura Veirs
(2011)
Editors' pick
AGE
2
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A super-cool mix of pop, rock, funk, and fun that will make parents and preschoolers dance, smile, and dream.
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By Recess Monkey
(2011)
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AGE
2
QUALITY
 
Tired of saccharine-sweet kids' tunes? Try these playful but diverse sounds that inspire.
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By Mister G
(2011)
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AGE
2
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Animal-loving kids will go ape for this upbeat and eclectic indie album.
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By Joanie Leeds & The Nightlights
(2011)
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AGE
2
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This kids' CD by an award-winning musician is a great introduction to Cajun creole music and culture.
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By Buckwheat Zydeco
(2010)
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AGE
2
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This music is a sweet breath of fresh air -- calm, folk-influenced, and appropriate for any age.
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By Elizabeth Mitchell
(2010)
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AGE
16
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This is definitely a game for mature players, but for teens who can handle it, it'll bring up interesting discussions.
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Platforms: PSP
(2010)
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AGE
2
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Putumayo Kids brings good ol' rock 'n' roll to little ones with this cool collection.
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By Various Artists
(2010)
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AGE
2
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A celebration of music and movement that encourages kids to practice social skills and appreciate nature.
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By Aaron Nigel Smith
(2010)
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AGE
16
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Fast-paced and multicultural, this idealistic, multilayered tale of a brave new world will appeal even to non-gamers.
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By Cory Doctorow
(2010)
Editors' pick
AGE
2
QUALITY
 
Ten tracks feature cool tunes that deliver fuss-free messages about being a kid and having fun.
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By Sugar Free Allstars
(2010)
Editors' pick
AGE
16
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While the subject matter is rather stomach-churning, this serial-killer mystery is intriguing for older teens.
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Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
Editors' pick
AGE
16
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Teens on the cusp of freedom will appreciate this mature drama about a woman yearning to break free.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2010)
Editors' pick
AGE
2
QUALITY
 
Ziggy Marley stirs it up with a CD of kid-friendly tunes that parents will enjoy too.
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By Ziggy Marley
(2010)
Editors' pick
AGE
16
QUALITY
 
Satisfying puzzler stumbles on the backstory: main character is rewarded for exposing salacious celebrity missteps.
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Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2009)

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