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Spider-Man 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
A popcorn pleasure with heart, soul, and insight.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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West Side Story Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Musical masterpiece tackles race, with some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1961)
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Splendors and Glooms Book Poster Image
age 11+
Dark, magical, Dickensian page-turner for tweens.
By Laura Amy Schlitz
(2012)
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Art Academy: Home Studio Game Poster Image
age 7+
Excellent teaching tool for aspiring artists.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2015)
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Mini Metro Game Poster Image
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age 7+
Mass transit simulator is simple, marvelous, hard to master.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, Windows
(2018)
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Rad Women Worldwide: Artists and Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History Book Poster Image
age 11+
Engaging profiles of 40 amazing women in 31 countries.
By Kate Schatz
(2016)
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Sid Meier’s Civilization VI Game Poster Image
age 11+
Amazing world simulation can teach players about history.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
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The Way Things Work Now Book Poster Image
age 11+
Captivating look at the things that power our world.
By David Macaulay
(2016)
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Dr. Seuss's Horse Museum Book Poster Image
age 7+
Horse guides kids on fun trip through art history.
By Dr. Seuss
(2019)
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School of Rock Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Standout Jack Black in nerds-become-cool comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Dance Revolution TV Poster Image
age 7+
Kids get their groove on in hip-hop dance contest.
Network: CBS
(2006)
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Baxter TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Upbeat Canadian comedy is squeaky-clean fun for tweens.
Network: Starz Kids and Family
(2011)
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Linnea in Monet's Garden Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Charming animated film explains artist's work to kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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Veer-Zaara Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Bollywood forbidden love tale with song, dance, drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Outside the Box Book Poster Image
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age 7+
Irreverent collection offers mind-opening poems for kids.
By Karma Wilson
(2014)
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20 Feet from Stardom Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Smart, thoughtful docu shines light on background singers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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MoMA Art Lab App Poster Image
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age 7+
Creative play is backbone of MoMA’s well-rounded art app.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
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Pokemon Art Academy Game Poster Image
age 7+
Pokemon drawing app teaches techniques; great instruction.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2014)
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Windosill App Poster Image
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age 7+
Imaginative journey through surreal, richly drawn puzzles.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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Project Runway: Junior TV Poster Image
age 11+
Seamless spinoff has less drama, more positive mentoring.
Network: Lifetime
(2015)
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