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Nick News with Linda Ellerbee TV Poster Image
age 11+
A must-see news program for teens and tweens.
Network: Nickelodeon
(1992)
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Radio Free Roscoe TV Poster Image
age 11+
RFR rocks! Responsible teens question "the man."
Network: TeenNick
(2003)
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Clueless TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Flashy sitcom is, like, best for tweens and up.
Network: TeenNick
(1996)
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My Bodyguard Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Coming-of-age story still relevant and engaging.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1980)
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Primeval TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Dinosaur action show comes up short on thrills.
Network: BBC America
(2008)
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A Walk to Remember Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Syrupy, predictable tale has some cursing, mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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The Facts of Life TV Poster Image
age 11+
Wholesome '80s coming-of-age sitcom tackles serious issues.
Network: NBC
(1979)
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You Again Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Great cast, but "mean girl" wedding comedy is mediocre.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Undefeated Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring football documentary about the power of teamwork.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Crooked Arrows Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring sports drama about Native Americans, lacrosse.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Foiled Book Poster Image
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age 11+
Girl fencer fights monsters in clever fantasy graphic novel.
By Jane Yolen
(2010)
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Revenge of the Girl With the Great Personality Book Poster Image
age 11+
Exploration of beauty and pageants delivers mixed message.
By Elizabeth Eulberg
(2013)
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Instant Mom TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Funny family sitcom appeals to older kids and adults.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2013)
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Wolfblood TV Poster Image
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age 11+
British werewolf-style drama limits the fright for tweens.
Network: Disney Channel
(2012)
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Better Off Friends Book Poster Image
age 11+
Sweet, funny When Harry Met Sally romance for teens.
By Elizabeth Eulberg
(2014)
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The Letter Writer Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Positive messages about giving; some heavy themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Middle School Confidential 2: Real Friends vs. the Other Kind App Poster Image
age 11+
Graphic novel-style app shares authentic teen scenes, tools.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2014)
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The Perfect Summer Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Wholesome surf drama has positive messages, some bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Spare Parts Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
True story about underdog teens is predictable but sweet.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Open Heart TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Teen rebellion and family drama mark so-so mystery series.
Network: TeenNick
(2015)
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