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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

Hypothes.is

Tool makes webpages and digital texts spaces of critique, discussion

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

Grades

6–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

Web, Chrome

Coming Soon: PBS NewsHour Classroom

Grades

6–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

CBC Kids News

Real news stories and videos for and by kids

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

5–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

OER Project

Expansive world history courses powered by great open-source materials

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

Grades

9–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

News2you

Weekly newspaper makes current events accessible to all

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

Grades

2–8

Price

Paid

Platforms

Web

Starfall Learn to Read

Delight early readers with lively if only supplemental phonics lessons

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

Grades

K–2

Price

Free

Platforms

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

Snap&Read

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

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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

StoryMaker

Comprehensive civic media site supports youth voice and creativity

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Not yet reviewed

Grades

6–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

Ella Verbs

Handy Spanish conjugation learning app supplements grammar practice

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Not yet reviewed

Grades

9–12

Anton

Skill-building platform provides reinforcement for basic skills

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

Grades

Pre-K–5

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone

Riffit

Text-to-music platform promotes accessibility for struggling readers

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Not yet reviewed

Grades

3–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Windows, Mac

Mythopedia

Wiki-level reference site for some -- but not all -- ancient mythologies

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

Grades

6–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web