Wattpad

Website review by Leslie Crenna, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Teen writers hone craft, get feedback; watch privacy.

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 93 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 230 reviews

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age 18+

Young teen girls led to highly sexual content!

My 13 year old started a Wattpad account 10 months ago. Titles now in browsing history with : Raped by the Mafia, Sleeping with my Stepbrother, Bad meets Evil, If You were Ours, Kitty, and Me, my Stepbrother, and My Best Friend - most with a graphic picture of naked bodies entwined in sex, threesomes, and bondage. As other reviewers said, there is no moderation and teen girls are seduced into more sexual explicit material. Beware!

This title has:

Too much sex
3 people found this helpful.
age 17+

Inappropriate for teens at least under 16

Parents need to k ow that BDSM content is available on this website. Children aged 12 should not be allowed to use this app or website. It’s completely inappropriate and it’s pornography.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
2 people found this helpful.

Website Details

  • Subjects: Language & Reading: presenting to others, storytelling, text analysis, writing, writing clearly
  • Skills: Thinking & Reasoning: applying information, thinking critically, Creativity: brainstorming, combining knowledge, imagination, producing new content, Self-Direction: achieving goals, effort, initiative, personal growth, work to achieve goals, Emotional Development: developing resilience, empathy, handling stress, persevering, Communication: listening, presenting, Collaboration: group projects, meeting challenges together
  • Genre: Creating
  • Pricing structure: Free
  • Last updated: October 10, 2018

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