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CBC Kids News

Real news stories and videos for and by kids

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Not yet reviewed

Grades

5–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

Reviews of Apps & Websites

Sid Meier’s Civilization VI

Best entry in classic strategy series might not be best for classrooms

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

Paid

Platforms

Windows

Reviews of Apps & Websites

Labster

Impressive, advanced virtual biotech labs contain glitches

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 3 reviews

Grades

10–12

Price

Free to try, Paid

Platforms

Web

Reviews of Apps & Websites

Kahoot!

Game-like student-response tool can spark competitive fun

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

Grades

1–12

Price

Free, Free to try, Paid

Platforms

Web

ARTICLES

The 2016 Common Sense Media Awards Honorees

Posted on Mon, 05/16/2016 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Common Sense salutes four honorees for their positive impact on kids' lives.

Topics

Equity & Inclusion

ARTICLES

Take Your Makerspace from Dream to Reality

Posted on Mon, 05/30/2016 - 05:00 by Laura Ferrell

Five steps to creating a successful space for passion, creativity, and authentic learning.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Classroom Management, Professional Learning

ARTICLES

3 Social Studies Tools to Try in the New Year

Posted on Mon, 01/04/2016 - 02:00 by Kris Hupp

Explore, Dig Deep, and Have Fun in Social Studies

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

Reviews of Apps & Websites

OER Project

Expansive world history courses powered by great open-source materials

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

Grades

9–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

ARTICLES

Teaching Digital Citizenship to Kids with Learning and Attention Issues

Posted on Thu, 11/15/2018 - 02:00 by Bob Cunningham

Make sure all students have a chance to build these essential skills.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Equity & Inclusion

Reviews of Apps & Websites

Quill

Let students do the writing to make grammar lessons more meaningful

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

Grades

1–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

Web

Reviews of Apps & Websites

Adobe Express

Enjoyable and practical design tool supports creators of all ages

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

Grades

2–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

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

ARTICLES

Ralph Breaks the Internet: SEL & Digital Citizenship Movie Guide & Lesson Plan

Posted on Wed, 11/16/2022 - 15:53 by Christine Elgersma

Help students examine how relationships evolve and discuss digital citizenship topics.

Grades

3–5

Topics

Cyberbullying & Hate Speech, Digital Citizenship, Social & Emotional Learning

Reviews of Apps & Websites

Tinkercad

Amazingly simple yet powerful online CAD tool turns kids into makers

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

Grades

3–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

Reviews of Apps & Websites

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

ARTICLES

Minari and SEL: A Movie Guide and Lesson Plan for Your Classroom

Posted on Thu, 07/22/2021 - 11:09 by Christine Elgersma

Help students reflect on what motivates who we become and how we grow.

Grades

8–12

Topics

News & Media Literacy, Social & Emotional Learning