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Influence, Inc.

Strategically-minded simulation shows dangers of media manipulation

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

9–12

Platforms

Mac, Windows

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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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

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

8–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Chrome, Mac, Web, Windows

Svoboda 1945: Liberation

Poignant WWII investigation game plumbs a town's dark past

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

10–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

Windows, Mac, Nintendo Switch, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch

Foldit

Challenging protein-folding puzzler helps science research

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

11–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web, Linux, Mac, Windows

Riffit

Text-to-music platform promotes accessibility for struggling readers

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

3–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Windows, Mac

Mars Horizon

Authentic space agency sim focuses on logistics, planning

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

6–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

Mac, Windows, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch

Radio General

WWII game has layers of learning, novel voice-based controls

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

7–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

Linux, Windows

Google Earth

Dazzling globe-trotting tool has endless classroom applications

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Based on 5 reviews
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Expert evaluation by Common Sense

Grades

K–12

Price

Free

Platforms

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

When Rivers Were Trails

Point-and-click story shares Native perspectives on forced migration

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

5–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Mac, Windows

Read&Write

Useful text-to-speech extension unlocks the written word

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Based on 5 reviews

Grades

K–12

Price

Free, Free to try

Platforms

Android, iPad, Chrome, Windows, Mac

Microsoft Teams

Collaborative LMS platform helps manage classes, groups, and projects

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Based on 5 reviews
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Expert evaluation by Common Sense

Grades

5–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

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

Humankind

Refinement of strategy game formula supports historical exploration

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

6–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

Mac, Windows, Google Stadia

Discord

Social hub offers a novel but tricky spin on classroom communication

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Based on 4 reviews
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Expert evaluation by Common Sense

Grades

10–12

Price

Free

Platforms

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

Nearpod

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

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Based on 5 reviews
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Expert evaluation by Common Sense

Grades

K–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

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