Showing 221 results in Reviews of Apps & Websites

Journey

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

Learning Rating
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

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Not yet reviewed

Grades

8–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

Linux, Mac, Windows

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

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

Kinect Sesame Street TV

Sesame Street goes digital to get kids counting and reading

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Community Rating
Not yet reviewed

Grades

Pre-K–1

Price

Paid

Platforms

Xbox 360

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

Design Squad Global

Fun engineering problems encourage classroom competition, innovation

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

Grades

3–8

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

LittleBigPlanet 2

Accessible yet deep game creator will dazzle and challenge

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

Grades

4–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

PlayStation 3

BrainPOP Jr.

Original videos and activities a treasure trove for teachers and students

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

Grades

K–3

Price

Paid

Platforms

Web

CodeMonkey

Puzzler's use of real code fills niche in crowded learn-to-code genre

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

Grades

K–8

Price

Free to try

Platforms

Web

Night Zookeeper

Impressive, subscription-based writing resource with individual feedback

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

Grades

1–6

Price

Paid

Platforms

Web

Tynker

Approachable, powerful coding curriculum covers much ground, provides support

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

Grades

K–12

Price

Free to try

Platforms

Web

TypingClub

Fun, all-inclusive keyboarding curriculum engages while it educates

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

Grades

Pre-K–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

Race to Ratify

Great history game offers cool constitutional spin on persuasion

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

Grades

6–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web, iPad, Mac, Android