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Cranky Uncle

Quiz-style game reinforces basic ways to battle misinformation

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Not yet reviewed

Grades

6–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Chrome, iPad, iPhone, Mac, Android, iPod Touch, Windows

Fake It to Make It

News site sim demonstrates impact of misinformation

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Not yet reviewed

Grades

8–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Chrome, Mac, Web, Windows

Hypothes.is

Tool makes webpages and digital texts spaces of critique, discussion

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 4 reviews
Privacy Rating
Expert evaluation by Common Sense

Grades

6–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

Web, Chrome

Adobe Express

Enjoyable and practical design tool supports creators of all ages

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 5 reviews
Privacy Rating
Expert evaluation by Common Sense

Grades

2–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

Web, Android, iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad, Chrome

Snap&Read

Nifty app can be used to increase text accessibility for all readers.

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Not yet reviewed

Grades

6–12

Price

Free to try

Platforms

Chrome, iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Mac

codeSpark Academy

Block-based coding with cute characters, creation, and a social element

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 4 reviews
Privacy Rating
Expert evaluation by Common Sense

Grades

K–3

Price

Free

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Kindle Fire, Chrome, Chrome, Web

Read&Write

Useful text-to-speech extension unlocks the written word

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 5 reviews

Grades

K–12

Price

Free, Free to try

Platforms

Android, iPad, Chrome, Windows, Mac

ScratchJr

Drag-and-drop programming is an effective intro for budding coders

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 5 reviews

Grades

K–2

Price

Free

Platforms

Android, iPad, Kindle Fire, Chrome

Classkick

Assign, assist, and assess with real-time, interactive classroom

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 5 reviews
Privacy Rating
Expert evaluation by Common Sense

Grades

K–12

Price

Free to try

Platforms

iPad, Chrome, Mac, Web

Nearpod

Engage and assess students with media, videos, and interactive slides

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 5 reviews
Privacy Rating
Expert evaluation by Common Sense

Grades

K–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Chrome, Windows, Mac, Web

Math Shelf: Early Math Mastery

Adaptive math app reinforces foundational skills

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Not yet reviewed

Grades

Pre-K–1

Price

Free to try

Platforms

Android, iPad, Kindle Fire, Chrome

Grammatica

Grammar checker helpful for editing, less so for learning

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 4 reviews

Grades

3–12

Price

Free to try

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Chrome

Canva

Create snazzy designs in seconds with flexible, cloud-based tool

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 4 reviews
Privacy Rating
Expert evaluation by Common Sense

Grades

4–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Chrome

Seesaw

Versatile digital portfolio appeals to teachers, students, and parents

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 4 reviews
Privacy Rating
Expert evaluation by Common Sense

Grades

K–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Kindle Fire, Chrome, Web

Learning Ally Audiobooks

Digital library offers handy supports for readers

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 4 reviews

Grades

K–12

Price

Free, Free to try

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Chrome