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Journey

Gorgeous, moving adventure -- a jewel of social and emotional learning

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Not yet reviewed

Grades

5–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

iPhone, iPod, PlayStation 3, Windows, PlayStation 4

Gone Home

Compelling narrative game fosters empathy, self-reflection

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Not yet reviewed

Grades

9–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

Linux, Mac, Windows

Political Animals

Charming political campaign sim mixes data analysis and civics

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Not yet reviewed

Grades

8–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

Linux, Mac, Windows

KOOV

Robotics kit makes design possibilities virtually limitless

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Not yet reviewed

Grades

3–8

Price

Paid

Platforms

iPad, Chrome, Windows, Mac

Minecraft: Education Edition

Stellar collaboration tools, controls make Minecraft classroom-ready

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

Grades

K–12

Price

Free to try

Platforms

Mac, Windows

The PocketLab

Gather and analyze live data anywhere

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

Grades

6–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone, Chrome, Windows

Walden, a game

Thoughtfully designed game illuminates Thoreau's writing, philosophy

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Privacy Rating
Expert evaluation by Common Sense

Grades

8–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

Mac, Windows, PlayStation 4

Google Earth

Dazzling globe-trotting tool has endless classroom applications

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

Platforms

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

Algodoo

Sandbox tool enables engaged, conceptual physics inquiry

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

Grades

4–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

Mac, Windows

Minecraft

Spiraling sandbox of adventure and creation gets kids to dig deep

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

Grades

3–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

Linux, Mac, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PS Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch

Scribblenauts Remix

Vocab-building word puzzles inspire creative problem-solving

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

Grades

5–8

Price

Paid

Platforms

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

Photoshop Express Photo Editor

Top-notch photo editor helps perfect pics for creative projects

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

Grades

6–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Windows

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

Autodesk Sketchbook

Impressive creation tool for teens serious about art

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

Grades

7–12

Price

Free to try

Platforms

Android, iPad, Kindle Fire, Windows

Papo & Yo

Powerful tale of alcoholism uses puzzles and metaphor to build empathy

Learning Rating
Community Rating
Not yet reviewed

Grades

6–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

Linux, Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows