Website Reviews

Activity Village Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 2+
LEARNING
Free learning-activity site only missing contextual info.
URL: http://www.activityvillage.co.uk
(2015)
StoryBots Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 3+
LEARNING
Kids star in books and vids; lots of fun, less learning.
URL: http://www.storybots.com
(2014)
Speakaboos Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 4+
LEARNING
Large digital library with reading supports -- for a fee.
URL: http://www.speakaboos.com/
(2015)
Cwist Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 7+
LEARNING
Well-designed, goal-based motivation system rewards kids.
URL: https://www.cwist.com/
(2014)
Kids-n-Bids Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 7+
LEARNING
Educational concept relies on consumerism for motivation.
URL: https://www.kidsnbids.com
(2015)
w3kids.com Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 7+
LEARNING
Fun lessons restricted by poor design, unintuitive controls.
URL: http://w3kids.com
(2015)
Camp Google Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 7+
LEARNING
Weekly activities introduce kids to scientific concepts.
URL: https://camp.withgoogle.com
(2015)
National Geographic Education Website Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Rich resource preps kids to be conscientious citizens.
URL: http://www.natgeoed.org
(2013)
SeaWorldKids Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 8+
LEARNING
Super stop for conservation, community, and ocean critters.
URL: http://seaworldkids.com/
(2014)
Amazing Reef Moviemaker Website Poster Image
age 9+
LEARNING
Cast and create fun films starring coral reef creatures.
URL: http://www.sheddaquarium.org/sea/interactive_module.cfm?id=20
(2006)
SciStarter Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Citizen-science database has clunky search, info concerns.
URL: http://scistarter.com
(2015)