Website Reviews

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age 8+
 
LEARNING
Open-ended STEM challenges support innovative thinking.
URL: https://www.curiositymachine.org
(2014)
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age 8+
 
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Coding concepts made fun with paid courses, free games.
URL: http://www.tynker.com
(2014)
csm_website
age 8+
 
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Watch, create, share on solid video-based social network.
URL: http://www.viddiverse.com/
(2014)
csm_website
age 8+
 
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Reading-comprehension activities better with adult guidance.
URL: http://reading.ecb.org/
(2014)
csm_website
age 8+
 
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Super news site supports learning, contribution, community.
URL: http://www.youngzine.org/
(2014)
csm_website
age 8+
 
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Nifty comic-creation tool offers positive, upbeat messages.
URL: http://www.makebeliefscomix.com/
(2013)
csm_website
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Wide-ranging hub for lessons in nearly every subject.
URL: http://www.studyladder.com/
(2013)
csm_website
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Explore musical elements with your very own beatboxing crew.
URL: http://www.incredibox.com
(2013)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Save the planet with these terrific learning activities.
URL: http://www.missmaggie.org/
(2013)
csm_website
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Safe, simple introduction to classical music and composers.
URL: http://www.sfskids.org
(2012)
csm_website
age 8+
 
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Fun PBS site introduces kids to engineering.
URL: http://pbskids.org/designsquad
(2012)
age 8+
 
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Fun, games, and guidance for kids' first book club.
URL: http://hpread.scholastic.com
(2012)
csm_website
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Games and videos make exploring the brain fun.
URL: http://wondermind.wedonicethings.com
(2012)
csm_website
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Fun games on pro-nutrition site, needs some updates.
URL: http://www.nourishinteractive.com/kids/kidsarea.html
(2012)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Treasure trove of kid-friendly info on wide range of topics.
URL: http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/students
(2011)
csm_website
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Safe and simple animation site includes free or fee options.
URL: http://www.zimmertwins.com/
(2010)
csm_website
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Graphical application gives kids a taste of programming.
URL: http://scratch.mit.edu/
(2009)
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Learn about the world and its inhabitants.
URL: http://kids.nationalgeographic.com
(2007)