Website Reviews

csm_website
age 7+
 
Fun in a candy wrapper, but watch out for the ads.
URL: http://www.candystand.com/
(2004)
csm_website
age 13+
 
Game on -- for parents. Not for young kids.
URL: http://www.gamespot.com/
(2004)
csm_website
age 6+
 
Fun, absorbent, er, absorbing game.
URL: http://www.nick.com/all_nick/movies/spongebob/
(2004)
csm_website
age 7+
 
Educational games featuring Garfield.
URL: http://professorgarfield.org/
(2005)
csm_website
age 15+
 
Clever, quirky cartoon series for teens.
URL: http://www.homestarrunner.com/
(2005)
csm_website
age 10+
 
Interactive site for media consumers of all ages.
URL: http://pbskids.org/dontbuyit/
(2006)
csm_website
age 16+
 
Instant Internet pop culture. Not for kids.
URL: http://www.ytmnd.com/
(2006)
csm_website
age 16+
 
LEARNING
Creative teen-submitted polls and stories can be graphic.
URL: http://www.quizilla.com/
(2006)
csm_website
age 9+
 
OK, but not as much fun as the books.
URL: http://www.lemonysnicket.com/
(2006)
csm_website
age 16+
 
Pre-FB social network has evolved; iffy content prevails.
URL: http://www.friendster.com/
(2006)
csm_website
age 14+
 
Teens get an all-access pass to the N TV network.
URL: http://www.teennick.com/
(2007)
csm_website
age 4+
 
LEARNING
Videos, activities for preschool fans of TV channel's shows.
URL: http://www.sproutonline.com/
(2007)
csm_website
age 12+
 
Online girl teen book club makes reading cool.
URL: http://www.readergirlz.com
(2007)
csm_website
age 8+
 
J.K. Rowling spells out Harry Potter trivia.
URL: http://www.jkrowling.com
(2007)
csm_website
age 8+
 
It's a safe, busy, beautiful world at Disney.
URL: http://www.disney.com
(2007)
csm_website
age 15+
 
Filters don't prevent exchange of personal info.
URL: http://www.zwinktopia.com
(2007)
csm_website
age 8+
 
Comcast's site lets kids pick their own content.
URL: http://www.kabillion.com
(2007)
csm_website
age 15+
 
LEARNING
Iffy content + constant consumerism = caution.
URL: http://www.gaiaonline.com/
(2007)
csm_website
age 16+
 
Like all social sites, some iffy content is here.
URL: http://www.bebo.com/
(2007)
csm_website
age 12+
 
Cult TV show's site promotes movie, products.
URL: http://www.thesimpsons.com
(2007)

Pages