Game Reviews

Social Studies Quiz Game Show Game Poster Image
age 9+
Jeopardy-style trivia drills social studies facts.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
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The Underground Railroad: In the Ohio River Valley Game Poster Image
age 9+
Student-made game depicts dangers faced by escaping slaves.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2013)
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Harvest Moon 3D: A New Beginning Game Poster Image
age 9+
Cute, open-ended farming series adds more customization.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
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Rollercoaster Tycoon Game Poster Image
age 9+
Revived version of classic amusement park sim is still fun.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
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Derrick the Deathfin Game Poster Image
age 9+
Easy side-scroller has simple environmental message.
Platforms: Windows
(2012)
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Order Up!! Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Fun, accessible cooking sim teaches international dishes.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3
(2012)
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Carmen Sandiego Adventures in Math: The Great Gateway Grab Game Poster Image
age 9+
Short, fun game has kids practicing fractions and symmetry.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2012)
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Crisis of Nations Game Poster Image
age 9+
Civics game about running a country in global economy.
Platforms: Windows
(2012)
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The Oregon Trail Game Poster Image
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age 9+
Classic history game now fun on Wii and 3DS.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
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