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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

Empatico

Connect with classrooms around the world using built-in activities

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

Grades

1–8

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

Kialo Edu

A terrific, troll-free zone for structuring student discussion and debate

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

Platforms

Web

Learning for Justice

Thought-provoking classroom resources support diversity education

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

Web

Facing History and Ourselves

A wealth of resources explore racism, prejudice, and anti-Semitism

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

Platforms

Web

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

Oh Noah!

Comforting character makes second-language mistakes no big deal

Learning Rating
Community Rating
Based on 4 reviews

Grades

K–3

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

Roadtrip Nation

Outstanding site motivates kids to follow dreams, work hard

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

Grades

6–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

Web

PebbleGo

Easily accessible, kid-friendly database for the littlest researchers

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

Grades

K–3

Price

Free to try

Platforms

Web

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

Newsela

Great stories, just-right leveled reading; now mostly by subscription

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

Grades

2–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

Web

Digital Civics Toolkit

Superb, timely civics lessons focus on social media and student voice

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

Grades

7–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

CommonLit

Feature-rich literacy resource offers superb support for readers

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

Grades

3–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

ThinkCERCA

Structured literacy program inspires deep analysis, thoughtful writing

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

Grades

3–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

Web