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The Crimson Wing: Mystery of the Flamingos Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Stunning tale of annual migration -- predators included.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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The Last Lions Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Visually stunning nature docu has some upsetting scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Britannica Kids: Snakes App Poster Image
age 8+
Packed with information about often-feared creatures.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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Voltron Force TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Cartoon violence, toy marketing leave little to recommend.
Network: Nicktoons
(2011)
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The Whale Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Touching nature docu gets too emotional for littlest kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Plants HD App Poster Image
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age 8+
Memorable games, photos foster understanding of life cycle.
Devices: iPad
(2012)
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Monsuno TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Imaginative action cartoon has violence, but heart, too.
Network: Nicktoons
(2012)
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The Missing Lynx Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Action-packed endangered species story, with potty humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Funky Barn 3D Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Silly farm sim with wacky machines and uncommon controls.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
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What's on Your Plate? Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Excellent docu teaches Fast Food Nation-like lessons.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Sea Rescue TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Animal conservation messages rule SeaWorld's first show.
Network: ABC
(2012)
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Chasing the Kidneystone Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Surreal Norwegian action-adventure inside a human body.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1996)
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ALF TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Broad '80s sitcom boasts sci-fi elements and sarcasm.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(1986)
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Wondermind Website Poster Image
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age 8+
Games and videos make exploring the brain fun.
URL: http://wondermind.wedonicethings.com
(2012)
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180 Degrees South Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Eco-minded travel docu inspires serious wanderlust.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Double Fudge Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Hilarious, willful Fudge meets his match.
By Judy Blume
(2002)
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Sea and Sky Website Poster Image
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age 8+
Kids of all ages can indulge their sea and space curiosity.
URL: http://www.seasky.org/
(2012)
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Design Squad Global Website Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun PBS site introduces kids to engineering.
URL: http://pbskids.org/designsquad
(2012)
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Life on Fire TV Poster Image
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age 8+
In-depth look at volcanoes takes curious mind to appreciate.
Network: PBS
(2010)
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P.U.N.K.S. Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Kids will laugh at lame story with lots of cartoon violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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