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The Scooby-Doo Show TV Poster Image
age 6+
Fun classic compilation has some dated tropes, stereotypes.
Network: HBO Max, Amazon Prime Video, Boomerang
(2020)
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A Babysitter's Guide to Monster Hunting Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Fantasy violence, brave teens in book-based monster tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Valley Girl Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Hollow musical remake is out of tune; drinking, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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A Whisker Away Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Lovely coming-of-age anime explores identity, first crushes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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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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Me and My Robot TV Poster Image
age 6+
Tech-savvy teens problem-solve with ingenuity in so-so show.
Network: Comcast
(2013)
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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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Kim Possible Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Live-action cartoon update tackles tricky teen emotions.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Bureau of Magical Things TV Poster Image
age 6+
Aussie comedy series avoids scares in fun fantasy plot.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2018)
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Freaky Friday (2018) Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Musical reboot's heartwarming themes are great for families.
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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The Swap Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Predictable body-switching comedy has positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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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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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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Alternate Universe: A Rescue Mission Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Well-intentioned teen time travel tale has mild suspense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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I Am Frankie TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Family, friendship, individuality emerge in likable sitcom.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2017)
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Greenhouse Academy TV Poster Image
age 11+
Mystery, suspense, and sibling strife in so-so tween drama.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Tim Timmerman, Hope of America Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Fairly tame high school comedy pays homage to '90s faves.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs TV Poster Image
age 6+
Comical prequel series is fun for fans of popular movies.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2017)
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Hairspray Live! Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Stunning TV production has exceptional role model, themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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