Website Reviews

Lawrence Hall of Science: 24/7 Science Website Poster Image
age 7+
Fun, smart science games and activities.
URL: http://www.lawrencehallofscience.org/kidsite/
(2012)
National Geographic Education Website Poster Image
age 8+
Rich resource preps kids to be conscientious citizens.
URL: http://www.natgeoed.org
(2013)
BioDigital Human Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Explore the vast human body with outstanding anatomy tool.
URL: https://www.biodigitalhuman.com
(2014)
Physics Central Website Poster Image
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age 13+
No instruction, but lots of ideas, inspiration, and fun.
URL: http://www.physicscentral.org/
(2014)
My Garbology Website Poster Image
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age 8+
Delightfully fun talking trash game promotes conservation.
URL: http://www.naturebridge.org/garbology.php
(2014)
Boys' Life Website Poster Image
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age 6+
Grab bag of fun Scout-style activities and articles.
URL: http://boyslife.org
(2014)
PBS Kids: Plum Landing Website Poster Image
age 6+
Explore nature with cute alien Plum on info-packed PBS site.
URL: http://pbskids.org/plumlanding/
(2014)
Cwist Website Poster Image
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age 7+
Well-designed, goal-based motivation system rewards kids.
URL: https://www.cwist.com/
(2014)
Science of Everyday Life Website Poster Image
age 8+
Accessible family and school-oriented science activities.
URL: http://scienceofeverydaylife.com
(2014)
Ology Website Poster Image
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age 9+
A blast of fun could propel museum science site to stars.
URL: http://www.amnh.org/explore/ology
(2014)
Ele Website Poster Image
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Ele
age 2+
Organized, info-packed resource a gift for pre-K parents.
URL: http://ele.fredrogerscenter.org/
(2014)
Curiosity Machine Website Poster Image
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age 8+
Open-ended STEM challenges support innovative thinking.
URL: https://www.curiositymachine.org
(2014)
SciStarter Website Poster Image
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age 12+
Citizen-science database has clunky search, info concerns.
URL: http://scistarter.com
(2015)
Kids-n-Bids Website Poster Image
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age 7+
Educational concept relies on consumerism for motivation.
URL: https://www.kidsnbids.com
(2015)
Aplus Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Positive stories are kid-friendly; comments limit the fun.
URL: http://aplus.com/
(2015)
w3kids.com Website Poster Image
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age 7+
Fun lessons restricted by poor design, unintuitive controls.
URL: http://w3kids.com
(2015)
Curious Website Poster Image
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age 10+
Video education site with many classes not always academic.
URL: https://curious.com/
(2015)
KidKam Website Poster Image
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age 6+
Safe video site could use a stronger search tool.
URL: https://www.kidkam.com/
(2015)
Brain Chase Website Poster Image
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age 8+
Kids embark on a pricey but fun summer learning adventure.
URL: http://app.brainchase.com
(2015)
Sparticl Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Great science resource, but advanced content can stump kids.
URL: http://www.sparticl.org/
(2015)

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