Website Reviews

NewsCurrents Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 8+
Great tool for news knowledge that's best for classroom use.
URL: https://www.knowledgeunlimited.com/newscurrents.html
(2018)
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CBC Kids News Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 9+
Interesting news, but it can be hard to find some stories.
URL: https://www.cbc.ca/kidsnews/
(2018)
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Read to Know Family Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 10+
Concise, kid-friendly news coverage -- but it isn't free.
URL: https://www.knowledgeunlimited.com/readtoknow_family.html
(2018)
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Twitch Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 15+
Popular gaming site hosts many videos, some iffy content.
URL: https://www.twitch.tv
(2018)
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NewsForKids.net Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 8+
Concise news source keeps kids informed on current events.
URL: https://newsforkids.net
(2018)
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JAM Website Poster Image
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JAM
age 7+
Fun hands-on projects boost learning outside of classrooms.
URL: https://jam.com
(2018)
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CryptoKitties Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 13+
Leave the virtual cat breeding, buying to adults.
URL: https://www.cryptokitties.co
(2017)
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Movies Anywhere Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 13+
Storage for movies best for adults who can buy them.
URL: https://moviesanywhere.com/welcome
(2017)
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Calling Bull Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 13+
Nice but limited attempt to teach how to debunk data misuse.
URL: http://callingbull.org
(2017)
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Xyza: News for Kids Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 8+
Well-written, kid-friendly news requires paid subscription.
URL: http://www.xyzanews.com
(2017)
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Être Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 8+
More interactivity, updates would boost the positivity site.
URL: http://www.etregirls.com
(2017)
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ABCMouse.com Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 3+
Busy curriculum for preschoolers, billing issues for some.
URL: http://abcmouse.com
(2017)
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The Borowitz Report Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 13+
Satirical blog's political coverage may confuse some kids.
URL: http://www.newyorker.com/humor/borowitz-report
(2017)
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Born This Way Foundation Website Poster Image
age 10+
Informative, action-driven, positive site light on content.
URL: http://bornthiswayfoundation.org
(2017)
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Channel Kindness Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 10+
Young writers' posts convey compassionate messages.
URL: https://www.channelkindness.org
(2017)
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The Onion Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 13+
Mock news articles meant for a mature audience.
URL: http://www.theonion.com
(2017)
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Free Spirit Media Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 13+
Positive videos could benefit from more regular releases.
URL: https://www.freespiritmedia.org/index.php
(2017)
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OpenSecrets.org Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 8+
Visuals, snappy text explain political spending details.
URL: https://www.opensecrets.org
(2017)
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Poynter Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 13+
News-analysis site focuses on accuracy, truth in stories.
URL: http://www.poynter.org
(2017)
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Milk+Bookies Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 5+
Book-donation program info -- but not much else.
URL: http://www.milkandbookies.org
(2016)
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